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'Las Biuty Queens,' New Translation by Alumna Hannah Kauders '20, to Release June 1, 2021
April 15, 2021

Kauders' translation holds true to the spirit of the original book by keeping what Diego Zúñiga, award-winning author of Camanchaca, calls the "rabid Spanglish" used by "the fragile voices of this book as they tell.

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Alumna Michele Herman '85 to Publish Novel and Chapbook in 2022
April 7, 2021

"In 1985, the year I finished my MFA.

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Alumnus Alistair Mackay '18 to Publish Debut Novel with Kwela
April 5, 2021

Alistair Mackay's fiction has been published in Commonwealth Writers’ adda magazine, Brittle Paper, The Kalahari Review, New Contrast, and in the anthologies The Other, Queer Africa II (shortlisted for a Lambda Award in 2017) and Queer Africa: Selected Stories.

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Alumnus Jakob Guanzon '17 Publishes 'Abundance'
March 31, 2021

Associate Professor Gary Shteyngart also called Abundance "A searing and truthful portrait of American life full of beauty, honesty and unexpected grace.

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Film Alumna Sandy Tan '00 Publishes Novel 'Lurkers'
March 31, 2021

Sandi Tan is a film critic, writer, and filmmaker.

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Alumna Catherine Pond '13 To Publish 'Fieldglass' with SIU Press
March 18, 2021

In a recent interview with Ex/Post, Pond shared that "Fieldglass was the project that propelled me for the better part of a decade.

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Alumnus Avner Landes '10 Publishes 'Meiselman: The Lean Years' with Tortoise Books
March 18, 2021

Lipsyte added to the praise, saying, "Meiselman: The Lean Years is a triumph of comic escalation, as well as a rich, witty exploration of the major elements of life, including family, community, love, work, ambition, faith, and ritual, not to mention the unforgettable power-hitting of the legendary Frank Thomas, AKA 'The Big Hurt.

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Alumnus Andy Boyd ’18 Publishes ‘The Trade Federation’
March 17, 2021

Andy Boyd is a playwright based in Brooklyn.

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Alumna Forsyth Harmon '13 Publishes Debut Novel, 'Justine'
March 15, 2021

According to The Chicago Review of Books, "Harmon's evocative prose and drawings put the reader right back into the tension of that age, flush with all those tricky feelings.

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