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 ‘The Lady’s Handbook for Her Mysterious Illness’ Memoir by Alumna Sarah Ramey '07 Published This Month
March 30, 2020

A baffling illness led alumna Sarah Ramey ’07 into a near two-decade-long medical odyssey constantly frustrated by physicians who did not recognize her symptoms.

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Melissa Clark '94 Releases New Cookbook 'Dinner in French'
March 13, 2020

Alumna Melissa Clark ’94 recently published a cookbook titled Dinner in French.

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'Warrior,' Documentary About Current Student Orla Tinsley, Finalist for New York Film Award 2020
March 11, 2020

Current student Orla Tinsley, who studies writing at Columbia University, is the subject of an Irish-production documentary titled Orla Tinsley: Warrior.

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Jordan Kisner '16 Publishes Essay Collection with FSG
March 10, 2020

Thin Places: Essays From In Between, a collection by writing alumna Jordan Kisner '16, was published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux this month.

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Alumna Jean Kyoung Frazier ’18 Delivers Anticipated Debut Novel, ‘Pizza Girl’
February 25, 2020

Even though Pizza Girl, debut novel by alumna Jean Kyoung Frazier ’18 has yet to hit bookstores (scheduled for release this summer), it has already made a mark as one of the more anticipated titles of the year.

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Professor Wendy Walters Wins 2020 Creative Capital Award
February 20, 2020

Visiting Associate Professor Wendy S.

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“The Artist Who Gave Up Her Daughter” by Alumna Sasha Bonét '16 Named Essay of the Year by 'Longreads'
February 17, 2020

Longreads announced their Best of 2019 in Arts and Culture recently, which asked writers and editors to choose some of their favorite stories of the year in various categories across the web.

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Alumna Tanya Paperny ’11 Wins Two Honors in Genre-Switching Feat
February 13, 2020

© Fid Thompson   This past year, alumna Tanya Paperny ’11, won the 2019 Tusculum Poetry Chapbook Prize for & OTHER VALUABLES that deals with sexual violence, intergenerational trauma, and resilience, a work available for publication.

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Writers in Collaboration: The Story of the Listener
February 13, 2020

Writers in Collaboration is a monthly series covering writers involved in two art mediums and/or working with other artists.

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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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