Kate Christensen Wins 2008 PEN/Faulkner Award

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Writers' Workshop alumna Kate Christensen (MFA 1989) has been selected as the winner of the 2008 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction, for her fourth novel, The Great Man.

Judges Molly Giles, Victor LaValle, and Richard Bausch selected The Great Man from a pool of almost 350 novels and short story collections by American authors published in the US during the 2007 calendar year. Submissions came from more than 70 publishing houses, including small and academic presses. Read more...

Full article: Kate Christensen Wins 2008 PEN/Faulkner Award (Iowa Writers' Workshop website)

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