Archive March 2012

Forty-Year-Old Author Is Arabic Booker's Youngest Recipient

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Posted 3.28.12 by Prize Reporter

Last night in Abu Dhabi, Lebanese author Rabee Jaber was awarded the International Prize for Arabic Fiction, given for the past five years for novels originally written in Arabic.

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Millhauser's We Others Triumphs at Story Prize

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Posted 3.22.12 by Prize Reporter

Last night Steven Millhauser took the Story Prize, the annual award celebrating a short story collection published in the previous year, at a ceremony in New York City.

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Five Young Literary Lions Contend for 2012 Prize

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Posted 3.15.12 by Prize Reporter

The New York Public Library has announced the five finalists for its twelfth annual Young Lions Fiction Award, given to an emerging writer for a work published in in the previous year.

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Women Writers Dominate Literary NBCC Awards

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Posted 3.9.12 by Prize Reporter

The winners of this year's National Book Critics Circle Awards were announced last night in New York City.

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Small Presses Dominate Believer Book Prize Shortlist

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Posted 3.5.12 by Prize Reporter

The Believer, the monthly whose mission, in part, is to "focus on writers and books we like," has named its finalists for the 2011 Believer Book Award for fiction.

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Shenandoah Introduces Bigger Short Short Prize

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Posted 3.2.12 by Prize Reporter

Shenandoah, the literary journal published by Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia, has doubled the prize purse for its second annual short short story contest—which still has no entry fee.

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