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Three Alumni Longlisted for the 2021 National Book Awards
September 22, 2021

The National Book Foundation announced the longlist for the 2021 National Book Awards, nominating School of the Arts alumni Baba Badji ‘15 and Jakob Guanzon ‘17 and Journalism School alumna Paula Yoo (‘92 JRN) for the historic literary prize.

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Alumnus Gordy Sauer '11 Publishes 'Child in the Valley' with Hub City Press
August 26, 2021

Child in the Valley, a debut novel by alumnus Gordy Sauer '11, was released this week by Hub City Press to high praise from authors and reviewers.

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Writing Students Ye Odelia Lu and Lin King Contribute to 'Queer Time: A Special Notebook of Taiwanese Tongzhi Literature'
July 21, 2021

Nonfiction student Ye Odelia Lu and Fiction student Lin King are contributors to the Asian American Writers' Workshop's Queer Time: A Special Notebook of Taiwanese Tongzhi Literature, which will launch on July 26, 2021.

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Soon After First Light: Joshua Furst
June 29, 2021

What is a typical workday like for you when you’re in the middle of a project?   Joshua Furst: My process has changed in various ways throughout my development.

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Alumnus Dennard Dayle '17 Sells 'Everything Abridged'
June 28, 2021

Dennard Dayle is a New York-based superpredator, specializing in writing, comedy, and illegal pranks.

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Catherine Lacey '10 Wins 2021 NYPL Young Lions Award
June 22, 2021

Writing alumna Catherine Lacey '10 recently won the 2021 NYPL Young Lions Award for her novel, Pew.

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Madeleine Watts '19 Shortlisted for the 2021 Miles Franklin Literary Award
June 17, 2021

Regina Marler of The New York Review of Books called the novel “An artful debut .

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Alumnus Ben Rosenthal '18 Publishes 'S-Bahn 5:32'
June 15, 2021

According to adjunct professor Elissa Schappell, "There is something powerfully alive and beautiful in these stories, something dirty and true and flat out astonishing.

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Rivka Galchen Writes a Witchy New Novel
June 14, 2021

Read her book to find out what to do if your mother is accused of being a sorceress.

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