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'Molly Bit,' Novel by Alumnus Dan Bevacqua '11 out with Simon and Schuster
February 27, 2020

Molly Bit, a debut novel by Writing alumnus Dan Bevacqua ’11 was published by Simon and Schuster on February 4, 2020.

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'Saint Joan of New York,' a Novel by Mark Alpert ’84 is Now Available from Springer
February 27, 2020

Saint Joan of New York, by Writing alumnus Mark Alpert ’84, follows a math prodigy who becomes obsessed with discovering the Theory of Everything.

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'Temporary,' Debut Novel by Alumna and Faculty Member Hilary Leichter Drops in March
February 19, 2020

Alumna and Adjunct Assistant Professor Hilary Leichter ’12 debuts her novel, Temporary, releasing on March 3 from Coffee House Press.

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IVP Books Publishes A Prayer for Orion, Memoir by Alumna Katherine James ’06
February 14, 2020

A Prayer for Orion: A Son's Addiction and a Mother's Love, a memoir by fiction alumna Katherine James ’06  was published by IVP Books in January, 2020.

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Three Columbia Writers Finalists for 2020 Pen America Literary Awards
February 10, 2020

UPDATE 2/10/2020 PEN America recently announced finalists for the 2020 PEN Literary Awards, and Xuan Juliana Wang '11, Professor Leslie Jamison, and Ruchika Tomar '12 are among them.

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'Godflower,' a Novella by Alumnus Kevin Magruder '15 Published by Outpost 19
February 10, 2020

Godflower, a novella by alumnus Kevin Magruder ’15 will debut with the literary press Outpost 19, which specializes in short story publication.

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'The Exhibition of Persephone Q,' by Alumna Jessi Jezewska Stevens '18 Coming in 2020
January 14, 2020

Alumna Jessi Jezewska Stevens '18 will publish her debut novel The Exhibition of Persephone Q with Farrar, Straus and Giroux this March.

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Columbia Faculty and Alumni Make the Grade on NPR's Best Books List
December 20, 2019

Many Columbia alumni and faculty were among those recognized by NPR’s prestigious end of year list.

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So Many Notables, So Little Time: 'The New York Times' 2019 List of the Best
December 18, 2019

The School of the Arts is well represented on this years’ prestigious New York Times Notable Books of the Year list, which includes alumni and faculty members working across all genres, and ranges from veterans of the craft to a debut novelist.

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In Discussion with David Klass About His New Novel ‘Out of Time’
December 9, 2019

2020 is proving to be an eventful year for faculty member and co-head of the TV Writing concentration David Klass.

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