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'Eve,' New Comic Book Series by Professor Victor LaValle, Coming This Spring
February 26, 2021

The first issue of Eve features cover art by Ario Anindito (Star Wars: The High Republic) and two variant covers designed by Yuko Shimizu (Dracula, Motherfxxker) and Inhyuk Lee (Magic, Mighty Morphin).

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'The Body Scout' by Alumnus and Adjunct Professor Lincoln Michel '09 Coming This Fall
February 24, 2021

Michel's previous work, a collection of short stories titled Upright Beasts (Coffee House Press, 2015), received great praise and introduced his prose style as captivating, energetic, and at times blisteringly funny.

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'Something New Under the Sun' by Alumna Alexandra Kleeman '12 Forthcoming in August
February 23, 2021

Kleeman's work on Something New Under the Sun was also supported by her recent reception of the 2020-21 Berlin Prize, a semester-long residential fellowship awarded to US-based artists, scholars, and composers who demonstrate excellence in their field of work.

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This Is Who We Are: Victor LaValle
February 19, 2021

Of Lone Women, LaValle says, “It’s about women homesteaders in Montana in 1915.

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'A Mirror Made of Rain' by Naheed Phiroze Patel '16 Acquired by HarperCollins India
February 12, 2021

According to Patel, “I began writing A Mirror Made of Rain as a way to come to terms with the untimely death of my father.

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Five Alumni and Faculty Finalists for 2021 PEN America Literary Awards
February 11, 2021

Finalists for the 2021 PEN America Literary Awards were announced today, and several Columbia alumni and faculty members made the list.

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Soon After First Light: Lara Vapnyar
February 10, 2021

What is a typical workday like for you when you’re in the middle of a project?    Lara Vapnyar: I usually get up early and have my coffee and then I go on a really long walk.

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'Everyone Knows Your Mother is a Witch' by Professor Rivka Galchen to Release in June
February 3, 2021

Rivka Galchen is the recipient of a William Saroyan International Prize for Fiction and a Rona Jaffe Foundation Writers’ Award, among other distinctions.

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'Wild Pets' by Alumna Amber Medland '15 to be Released July 1, 2021
February 2, 2021

Amber Medland studied English Literature and has a Masters of Philosophy in American Literature from Trinity College, Cambridge.

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Student Gauraa Shekhar Nominated for the PEN/Robert J. Dau Short Story Prize
December 16, 2020

"I'm honored to be nominated! I really appreciate the TLC the editors at Nimrod gave this piece, and I'm so, so grateful they took a chance on me with my first story.

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