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Professor Lynn Nottage Wins the Evening Standard Award for Best Play
December 9, 2019

Professor Lynn Nottage won London’s Evening Standard Award for Best Play, for her play Sweat.

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Two Shorts by Columbia Filmmakers Win 2019 Gotham Awards
December 6, 2019

Two Columbia films were announced as winners in the IFP’s inaugural Student Short Film Showcase at the Gotham Awards this week.

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‘First Time' by Current Students Won Best Director at the Portland Comedy Film Festival
November 18, 2019

First Time, written & directed by current student Shu Gao and produced by current student Molly Jiang, won the Best Director Award at the sixth annual Portland Comedy Film Festival last week.

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Richard Ford Wins Prestigious Hadada Award from ‘The Paris Review’
November 13, 2019

One of America’s leading authors, Professor Richard Ford has been awarded the prestigious Hadada Award for lifetime achievement from The Paris Review, joining the distinguished ranks of winners as Joan Didion, William Styron, Norman Mailer, and Philip Roth.

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Three Columbia Filmmakers Nominated for Gotham Awards
November 5, 2019

Three Columbia alumni and one current student were nominated for Gotham Awards last week.

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'The Edge of Democracy,' by Moara Passoni, Nominated for Critics' Choice Awards
November 5, 2019

Still from 'The Edge of Democracy'   The Edge of Democracy, co-written & associate produced by current student Moara Passoni, was nominated for two Critics' Choice Documentary Awards for Best Political Documentary and Best Narration.

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Interview with Alumnus Chris Teague '06, Emmy-Awarded Director of Photography of 'Russian Doll'
October 10, 2019

With a total of 13 nominations, Russian Doll was a serious contender at the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards.

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After a 50-year Career Professor Edith Grossman is Awarded the 2019 Ottaway Award
September 24, 2019

Adjunct Professor Edith Grossman who has brought the English-speaking world the words of Miguel de Cervantes, Gabriel Garcia Marquez and Mario Vargas Llosa, among many others, was recently awarded the 2019 Ottaway Award for the Promotion of International Literature.

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'Hadestown' Directed by Alumna Rachel Chavkin ’08 Wins Eight Tonys
June 10, 2019

  Update 6/10/2019: Hadestown, directed by alumna Rachel Chavkin ’08 (Directing) won in eight of the nine categories it was nominated, including Best Musical and Best Direction of a Musical.

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Seven Columbia Faculty and Alumni Awarded 2019 Guggenheim Fellowships
June 4, 2019

Seven Columbia faculty members and alumni were recently named 2019 Guggenheim Fellows.

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