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Alumnus Malcolm Hansen '14 Publishes Debut Novel 'They Come in All Colors'
May 30, 2018

Alumnus Malcolm Hansen ’14 explores what it means to be biracial in America in his debut novel, They Come in All Colors, published by Atria/S&S and released on May 29.

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Faculty Members Lara Vapnyar and Jenny Zhang Win O. Henry Prizes
May 29, 2018

Adjunct faculty members Lara Vapnyar and Jenny Zhang each won a 2018 O.

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Writing Roundup: Week of May 16, 2018
May 15, 2018

Over the past couple of weeks, Writing Program Students, Faculty and Alumni have been busy publishing new work and garnering recognition.

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Alumni Longlisted for 2018 Best Translated Book Award
May 15, 2018

UPDATE: May 15, 2018 - Third-Millennium Heart, by Ursula Andjaer Olsen (Denmark, Broken Dimanche Press), translated by Katrine Øgaard Jensen '17 has been selected as a finalist for this award.

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Iris Martin Cohen '13 Launches Debut Novel 'The Little Clan'
May 9, 2018

The Little Clan by Alumna Iris Martin Cohen '13 debuted last month to glowing reviews.

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Zalika Reid-Benta '14 to Debut Story collection 'Frying Plantain' in 2019
May 9, 2018

The debut short story collection from Alumna Zalika Reid-Benta '14 will be published by House of Anansi Press' Astoria imprint in spring 2019.

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Current Student Daphne Palasi Andreades Receives Support for Novella, 'Brown Girls'
May 7, 2018

Current Writing student Daphne Palasi Andreades has been awarded fellowships and residencies to continue work on her novella, Brown Girls, which she started at Columbia.

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Writing Roundup: Week of May 2, 2018
May 2, 2018

Over the past couple of weeks, Writing Program Students, Faculty and Alumni have been busy publishing new work and garnering recognition.

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Richard Ford Wins Siegfried Lenz Prize
May 1, 2018

Writing Professor Richard Ford received the Siegfried Lenz Prize, which is bestowed every two years in Germany and comes with a €50,000 award.

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Five Faculty Members Recognized by LA Times Book Prize, Two Winners
April 27, 2018

UPDATE: Jenny Zhang took home the Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction for her story collection, Sour Heart.

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