Sunday, April 1, 2012, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. 


2012 Hemingway Foundation / PEN Awards

Judges: Andre Dubus III, Sigrid Nunez, and Edith Pearlman

Teju Cole
Open City (Random House)
Open City 

Amy Waldman, The Submission (Farrar, Straus and Giroux) 
Stephanie Powell Watts, We Are Taking Only What We Need (BkMk Press)
The Submission 

Honorable Mention 
Chad Harbach, The Art of Fielding (Little, Brown)
Marjorie Hudson, Accidental Birds of the Carolinas (Press 53)
The Art of Fielding Accidenal Birds

2012 Laurence L. & Thomas Winship/PEN New England Awards 

Judges: Jeanne Marie Beaumont, Mimi Schwartz, and Crystal Wilkinson   

Yannick Murphy 
The Call (Harper Perennial)
The Call 


Elizabeth Willis 
Address (Wesleyan University Press)


Mitchell Zuckoff 
Lost In Shangri-La (Harper)
 Lost in Shangra La

Keynote Address by Andre Dubus III
Andre Dubus III


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