Puget Sound English Department

March 24, 2010

Another Award for Alexie

Filed under: Creative Writing,Literature,Publishing — ATH @ 11:17 am
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The PEN/Faulkner Foundation has announced that its 2010 award for fiction goes to Sherman Alexie for War Dances. The award is given for the best fiction published by an American author in the preceding calendar year; Alexie’s work out beat out those by fellow finalists Colson Whitehead (Sag Harbor), Lorrie Moore (A Gate at the Stairs), Lorraine M. Lopez (Homicide Survivors Picnic and Other Stories), and Barbara Kingsolver (Lacuna).

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