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Professor Ben Metcalf Discusses His Novel 'Against the Country' on October 4
September 27, 2018

Writing Professor Ben Metcalf will discuss his book Against the Country on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 7pm at Book Culture.

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Alumna Hannah Lillith Assadi '16 Named Among National Book Foundation 5 Under 35
September 27, 2018

Writing alumna Hannah Lillith Assadi '16 was named a 5 Under 35 Honoree by the National Book Foundation for her debut novel, Sonora.

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Alumna Naima Coster '15 Finalist for 2018 Kirkus Prize in Fiction
September 27, 2018

Writing alumna Naima Coster '15 is a 2018 Finalist for the Kirkus Prize in Fiction for her debut novel Halsey Street, a novel of family, loss, and renewal set in a rapidly gentrifying Brooklyn.

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Professor Ben Marcus Publishes New Story Collection, 'Notes From the Fog'
September 25, 2018

Writing Professor Ben Marcus released his latest story collection, Notes From the Fog (Knopf, 2018), to stellar critical reviews in the New York Times, Harper’s, and the Los Angeles Review of Books.

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Alumna Ari Braverman '17 With Two Interviews in Forthcoming Bloomsbury Collection
September 24, 2018

Fiction alumna Ari Braverman '17 has two interviews, one with Sheila Heti and the other with Francine Prose, forthcoming in a new collection titled Interviews from the Edge: 50 Years of Conversation about Writing and Resistance out from Bloomsbury in 2019.

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Current Fiction Student Madelaine Lucas Wins 2018 Elizabeth Jolley Story Prize
September 12, 2018

Current student Madelaine Lucas won the the Australian Book Review’s prestigious Elizabeth Jolley Story Prize for her short story Ruins.

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Jenessa Abrams ‘17 Wins Second Place in 2018 Raymond Carver Short Story Contest
September 7, 2018

Alumna Jenessa Abrams ‘17, who concentrated in Fiction and Literary Translation at Columbia, won second place in the 2018 Raymond Carver Short Story Contest for her story Explain It To Me.

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Writing Student Margaret Meehan Named Tin House Scholar
September 6, 2018

Current fiction student Margaret Meehan was recently named a 2018 Tin House Scholar.

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David Gordon '06 Publishes Third Novel, 'The Bouncer', to Critical Acclaim
August 8, 2018

Alumnus David Gordon '06 (GS '91) released his third novel, The Bouncer, through Mysterious Press, an imprint of Grove Atlantic this week.

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Interview: Kelli Trapnell '14, Winner of 2018 NYFA Fiction Fellowship
August 6, 2018

Alumna Kelli Trapnell '14 has been named a 2018 Fiction Fellow by the New York State Council of the Arts (NYSCA) and New York Fine Arts (NYFA).

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