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Writing Professor Richard Ford Wins Premio la Lettura
February 6, 2018

(c) Greta Rybus   Pulitzer Prize-winning author and Writing faculty member Richard Ford won the Premio la Lettura, a prodigious Italian award sponsored by the Italian daily newspaper Corriere della Sera.

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Alumni Take Home Massive Awards from 2018 Sundance Film Festival
January 30, 2018

A slew of Film Alumni took home an impressive number of top awards at the Sundance Film Festival last week, four among them were honored with the prestigious Grand Jury Prize for the film, The Miseducation of Cameron Post.

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Vijay Seshadri '88 Named 2018 Poet in Residence by Walt Whitman Birthplace Association
January 23, 2018

Alumnus Vijay Seshadri '88 has been named the 2018 Poet in Residence by the Walt Whitman Birthplace Association.

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Essay by Nina Sharma '16 Nominated for Pushcart Prize
December 16, 2017

An essay analyzing the murders of Asian Americans in both popular culture and real life, by Nina Sharma '16, has been nominated for a 2017 Pushcart Prize.

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Alumni Named Among '10 Poets Who Will Change the World' by Poets & Writers
December 14, 2017

Two alumni are featured in Poets & Writers'  “10 Poets Who Will Change the World,” which highlights writers for their range, breadth and depth of storytelling and technique.

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Current Student Sarah-Jane Collins Shortlisted for Fair Australia Prize
November 20, 2017

A fiction piece by current student Sarah-Jane Collins was shortlisted for the 2017 Fair Australia Prize.

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Susan Bernofsky Awarded Warwick Prize for Women in Translation
November 16, 2017

Memoirs of a Polar Bear, translated by Susan Bernofsky, is the winner of the first Warwick Prize for Women in Translation.

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Faculty and Alumna Receive Lannan Foundation Poetry Award & Fellowship
November 16, 2017

Poetry faculty member Shane McCrae won a Literary Award and alumna Mai Der Vang ’14 was awarded a Literary Fellowship from the prestigious Lannan Foundation.

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Madeleine Olnek's Wild Nights with Emily Wins Top Prize at Champs-Elysées Film Festival
July 8, 2017

Film Program alumna Madeleine Olnek '08 took home the top prize at the Champs-Elysées Film Festival in Paris last week for her film Wild Nights with Emily.

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