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Alumna E.J. Koh '13 to Publish Debut Novel with Tin House
May 31, 2022

Koh is also the author of the poetry collection A Lesser Love (Louisiana State U.

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HarperCollins to Publish 'Flight' by Professor Lynn Steger Strong
May 10, 2022

Lynn Steger Strong is also the author of the novels Hold Still (Liveright, 2016) and Want (Henry Holt & Co.

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Flexible Press Publishes 'Ready, Set, Oh' by Diane Josefowicz '08
April 27, 2022

Author David Burr Gerrard stated, "Ready, Set, Oh is an enthralling novel about some of the most interesting things there are: the Sixties, love, UFOs, and strange manuscripts.

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Writing Alumnus Francisco González '19 Wins O. Henry Prize
April 20, 2022

González lives in East Los Angeles.

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'The Windfall' by Professor Diksha Basu '14 Selected as Lilly's Library April Book Club Read
April 14, 2022

Originally from New Delhi, India, Basu is the internationally best-selling author of The Windfall (a People Magazine pick, NYTimes Editor's Pick, Time Magazine Pick, Target Diverse Book Club pick, and more) and Destination Wedding (shortlisted for the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize), both of which are currently in development for the screen.

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'The Swimmers' by Julie Otsuka '94 Out Now
April 12, 2022

Julie Otsuka's first novel, When the Emperor Was Divine (Knopf, 2002), won the 2003 Asian American Literary Award and the 2003 American Library Association Alex Award.

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Student Laura Green Wins 2022 Story Foundation Prize
April 6, 2022

Green began writing “Stuck” in her second year of the program while taking Professor Binnie Kirshenbaum’s seminar, More Excruciating.

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A New Novel Blends Loss, Memory, and the Consequences of Choices
April 4, 2022

Hannah Assadi’s “The Stars Are Not Yet Bells” follows a woman from her youth during the Depression through the onset of Alzheimer’s.

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This is Who We Are: Diksha Basu
March 8, 2022

But the one practice Basu has maintained, born from the experience of turning The Windfall from a book of stories into a novel, is that each new project is built from the characters up.

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Rebecca Donner and Julia Sanches Win at PEN America Literary Awards 2022
March 3, 2022

Finalists for the 2022 PEN America Literary Awards will be announced in January.

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