Eight Writers Awarded $165,000 Windham-Campbell Prizes

The winners of the 2020 Windham-Campbell Prizes have been announced. Each will receive $165,000 each to support their work. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

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Rebecca Solnit, Young Jean Lee among winners of $165,000 Windham-Campbell literary awards

Eight writers, including California residents Rebecca Solnit and Young Jean Lee, were named winners of the annual Windham-Campbell Prizes, some of the richest and most prestigious literary awards in the world. The announcement was made Wednesday in London, at an event hosted by Damian Barr, the... Continue reading at Los Angeles Times

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British novelist Hadley wins $150,000 Windham-Campbell Prize

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The Windham-Campbell Prizes

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Li and Kapil among winners of Windham-Campbell Prizes

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Danielle McLaughlin among $165k Windham-Campbell Prize winners

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