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Alumna Carly Inghram ‘18 Publishes ‘The Animal Indoors,’ Winner of the 2020 CAAPP Book Prize
September 24, 2021

In an interview with Poetry student Tiffany Troy for Lit Pub, Inghram speaks to the process of creation as a poet.

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'Destination Wedding' by Professor Diksha Basu '14 Shortlisted for Comedy Women in Print Prize
September 24, 2021

Original article: August 6, 2021 by Nicole Saldarriaga   Destination Wedding (Ballantine Books, 2020), the latest novel by Incoming Assistant Professor and alumna Diksha Basu '14, has been longlisted for the 2021 Comedy Women in Print Prize.

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Alumnus Ayad Akhtar ’02 Announced as New York State Author
September 23, 2021

Ayad Akhtar is an acclaimed novelist and playwright whose work explores the immigrant experience, Muslim American identity, and the world of high finance.

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Film Student Celine Sutter Awarded 2021 New York Women in Film & Television Scholarship
September 23, 2021

Celine Sutter is a filmmaker and writer who was born and raised in New York City.

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Three Alumni Longlisted for the 2021 National Book Awards
September 22, 2021

The National Book Foundation announced the longlist for the 2021 National Book Awards, nominating School of the Arts alumni Baba Badji ‘15 and Jakob Guanzon ‘17 and Journalism School alumna Paula Yoo (‘92 JRN) for the historic literary prize.

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Columbia Films Screen at TIFF, Alumni Win for ‘Costa Brava, Lebanon’
September 22, 2021

The Toronto International Film Festival has announced its complete list of 2021 award winners, and among them is Costa Brava, Lebanon, a film by alumni Mounia Akl '17 (director, co-writer), Clara Roquet '16 (co-writer), and Cyril Aris ’17 (editor).

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Professor Annette Insdorf Honored with the Special Medallion at Telluride Film Festival
September 17, 2021

Insdorf is the author of Francois Truffaut, Indelible Shadows: Film and Holocaust, Double Lives, Second Chances: The Cinema of Krzysztof Kieslowski, Philip Kaufman, Intimations: The Cinema of Wojciech Has, and Cinematic Overtures: How to Read Opening Scenes.

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The Prince Fellowship announces 2021 fellows: Osh Ghanimah and Lawryn LaCroix
September 16, 2021

The Prince Fellowship, recently renamed from the T-Fellowship, commemorates and honors the life of Harold Prince, a Broadway producer and director.

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Professor Deborah Paredez Wins Writers’ League of Texas Poetry Book Award for 'Year of the Dog'
September 15, 2021

Publishers Weekly gave Year of the Dog a starred review, calling it "an astonishing book.

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