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Alumna Jennifer Sears '05 Wins 2018 NEA Fellowship
February 18, 2019

Writing alumna Jennifer Sears '05 received a 2018 National Endowment for the Arts Literature Fellowship in Prose and a 2018 Artists Fellowship in Fiction from the New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA).

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Alumnus Malcolm Hansen '14 Awarded 2019 First Novelist Award by Black Caucus of the American Library Association, Nominated for NAACP Award
February 14, 2019

Debut novel by writing alumnus Malcolm Hansen '14, They Come in All Colors (Atria/S&S), was awarded the 2019 First Novelist Award from the Black Caucus of the American Library Association.

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Alumna Ari Braverman '17 Has Debut Novel Forthcoming
February 14, 2019

Fiction alumna Ari Braverman '17 announces her first book, The Ballad of Big Feeling, acquired by Melville House, is forthcoming.

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Alumna Lauren Wilkinson '13 Releases Debut Novel 'American Spy'
February 13, 2019

© Niqui Carter   American Spy by writing alumna Lauren Wilkinson '13 comes out next week.

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Alumna Alexandra Watson '15 Awarded PEN/Nora Magid Award for Editing
February 6, 2019

Alumna Alexandra Watson '15 will receive the PEN/Nora Magid Award for Editing for her high literary stewardship as the editor of Apogee, a journal of literature and art, foregrounding writers of color and engaging with issues of race, gender, and class, including Apogee‘s “Alternate Canon” series.

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Alumna Amy Feltman '16 Releases Debut Novel, 'Upcoming Events'
January 31, 2019

Alumna Amy Feltman '16 released her debut novel Willa & Hesper, published through Grand Central Publishing.

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Writing Chair Sam Lipsyte's 'Hark' Out Now
January 30, 2019

Writing Chair, Sam Lipsyte released his latest novel Hark to much praise.

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'Green Book' by Writing Alumnus Peter Farrelly '86 Wins Three Golden Globes
January 8, 2019

At the 76th Golden Globe Awards, two films by Alumni were nominated, Green Book, directed and co-written by writing alumnus Peter Farrelly '86 and Ralph Breaks the Internet co-directed and co-written by film alumnus Phil Johnston '04.

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Writing Roundup: Week of December 9
December 17, 2018

Over the past couple of weeks, Writing students, faculty and alumni have been busy publishing new work.

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Professor Susan Bernofsky to Receive MLA's Lois Ruth Award
December 11, 2018

Associate Professor Susan Bernofsky is set to receive the Modern Language Association’s Lois Ruth Award for her translation of Go, Went, Gone by Jenny Erpenbeck, published by New Directions.

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