Two PEN/Faulkner Foundation Award Winners: Deesha Philyaw and Charles Baxter

A debut and a long-honored veteran of short stories take the 2021 top honors provided by the Washington-based PEN/Faulkner Foundation. The post Two PEN/Faulkner Foundation Award Winners: Deesha Philyaw and Charles Baxter appeared first on Publishing Perspectives. Continue reading at 'Publishing Perspectives'

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Deesha Philyaw Wins 2021 PEN/Faulkner Award

'The Secret Lives of Church Ladies' by Deesha Philyaw, which was published by West Virginia University Press, has won the 2021 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

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South Sudan title among PEN Translates award-winners

Nineteen books from 15 countries and 13 languages have won English PEN’s flagship translation awards, including the first novel from South Sudan ever to be published in the UK.   Continue reading at The Bookseller

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PEN America’s 2020 Literary Award Winners

More than US$330,000 in prize money is attached to the annual PEN America Literary Awards, each of which is selected by a separate jury. The post PEN America’s 2020 Literary Award Winners appeared first on Publishing Perspectives. Continue reading at Publishing Perspectives

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English PEN translation award winners revealed

​Twenty books have won English PEN’s flagship translation awards, marking the highest number of awards ever given by the programme.  Continue reading at The Bookseller

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BookExpo 2017: PEN America Named BookExpo Ambassador Award Winner

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PEN America Announces 2017 Literary Award Winners

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2014 PEN Literary Award Winners Announced

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Blumenthal, Kennedy Among 2014 James Beard Foundation Cookbook Award-Winners

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Carnegie Award Shortlist Includes Booker, Costa Award Winners

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Gardners and Raynor among award winners at BA Conference

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Nancy Pearl Is National Book Foundation’s 2021 Literarian Award Recipient

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Nancy Pearl to Receive 2021 National Book Foundation Literarian Award

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First Sky Arts RSL Writers Award winners announced

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Bologna Children’s Book Fair’s 2021 Ragazzi Award Winners

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London Book Fair’s 2021 International Excellence Awards Winners

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