20: Twenty Best Of Drue Heinz Literature Prize (Pitt Drue by John Edgar Wideman PDF

By John Edgar Wideman

ISBN-10: 0822958155

ISBN-13: 9780822958154

The Drue Heinz Literature Prize was once proven in 1980 to motivate and help the writing and interpreting of brief fiction. during the last 20 years judges reminiscent of Robert Penn Warren, Raymond Carver, Joyce Carol Oates, Margaret Atwood, Russell Banks, Alice McDermott, and Frank Conroy have chosen the easiest collections from the masses submitted each year by means of up-and-coming writers.

20 represents the easiest of the best—one tale from all of the prize-winning volumes. selected via acclaimed writer John Edgar Wideman, the decisions conceal a large diversity of artistic and unique characters, settings, and feelings, charting the evolution of the fast tale during the last twenty years. probably the most prestigious awards of its type, the Drue Heinz Literature Prize has helped release the careers of a ranking of formerly "undiscovered" writers, a lot of whom have long past directly to nice severe success.

Past Winners of the Drue Heinz Literature Prize: David Bosworth, Robley Wilson, Jonathan Penner, Randall Silvis, W. D. Wetherell, Rick DeMarinis, Ellen Hunnicutt, Reginald McKnight, Maya Sonenberg, Rick Hillis, Elizabeth Graver, Jane McCafferty, Stewart O’Nan, Jennifer Cornell, Geoffrey Becker, Edith Pearlman, Katherine Vaz, Barbara Croft, Lucy Honig, Adria Bernardi.

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