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National Medal of Arts picTOBIAS WOLFF, professor emeritus of English, has been awarded a National Medal of Arts for his contributions as an author and educator. President BARACK OBAMA presented Wolff and fellow honorees with the medals – the highest award given to artists and arts patrons by the federal government – during a White House ceremony on Thursday, Sept. 10.  “With wit and compassion, Mr. Wolff’s work reflects the truths of our human experience,” noted the National Endowment for the Arts citation
TOBIAS WOLFF, professor emeritus of English, has been awarded a National Medal of Arts for his contributions as an author and educator. President... Read more
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Former Stegner Fellow and current Jones Lecturer, Solmaz Sharif will receive 2014 Rona Jaffe Foundation Writer’s Award, which is given annually to... Read more
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NoViolet Bulawayo is the winner of the 2014 PEN/Hemingway Award for Debut Fiction. Find out more at:  http://www.pen-ne.org/hemingway-foundationpen-... Read more
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John Evans has been awarded the 2013 Trio Award for his poetry manuscript, The Consolations
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Adam Johnson’s “The Orphan Master’s Son” received The Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.
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  A Partial History Of Lost Causes, Jennifer duBois’ novel, was a finalist for the 2013 Hemingway/PEN Award.
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Maria Hummel has been awarded the 2013 APR/Honickman First Book Prize for her manuscript House and Fire.
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John W. Evans’s memoir manuscript, Young Widower, has won the 2013 River Teeth Book Prize, and will be published in 2014 by the University of... Read more
Tobias Wolff named recipient of biennial Stone Award for Lifetime Literary Achievement. The biennial award is given to a major American author who... Read more
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NoViolet Bulawayo is a 2013 5 Under 35 National Book Foundation Honoree for her manuscript, We Need New Names  

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