Welcome! I think most of the people who participated in this old thread you found (The W) are still around, so hopefully they can reveal whether they know anything more now than they did two years ago.
In the USA, the National Book Awards have been announced: Fiction: Europe Central by William T. Vollmann. Non-fiction: The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion. Poetry: Migration: New and Selected Poems by W.S. Merwin.