PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize
In the Country: Stories (Alfred A. Knopf) by Mia Alvar
PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the Essay
Between the World and Me (Spiegel & Grau/Random House) by Ta-Nehisi Coates
View the 2014 PEN Literary Awards Ceremony Program herePEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize for Debut FictionGodforsaken Idaho (Little A/New Harvest), Shawn VestalPEN/Saul Bellow Award for Achievement in American FictionLouise ErdrichPEN/Bellwether…More
PEN/Robert W. Bingham PrizeSergio De La Pava, A Naked Singularity (University of Chicago Press)PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing AwardLeonard Mlodinow, Subliminal (Pantheon) PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the EssayRobert Hass,…More
PEN/Bellwether Prize for Socially Engaged FictionSusan Nussbaum for "Good Kings, Bad Kings"PEN/Robert W. Bingham PrizeVanessa Veselka, Zazen (Red Lemonade) Runner-Up:Ben Lerner, Leaving the Atocha Station (Coffee House Press) PEN/Saul Bellow Award for Achievement in…More
Book-of-the-Month Club Translation PrizeHiroaki Sato & Burton Watson, From the Country of Eight Islands: An Anthology of Japanese Poetry (Anchor Press/University of Washington Press)PEN/Ralph Manheim Medal for TranslationGregory RabassaMore
Book-of-the-Month Club Translation PrizeProseHelen R. Lane, The War at the End of the World by Mario Vargas Llosa (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)PoetrySeamus Heaney, Sweeney Astray (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)PEN/Ralph…More
Book-of-the-Month Club Translation PrizeMatthew Ward, The Stranger by Albert Camus (Random House)PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First NonfictionMerrill Gilfillan, Magpie Rising (Pruett Publishing Company)More
Facebook and Twitter have suspended accounts linked to state-backed information campaigns against Hong Kong demonstrators. PEN America's @SuzanneNossel welcomes the move and issued a statement here: https://t.co/D7rpvQgE6E.
Join us on 8/22 (this Thursday!) for a #WomenInTranslation panel to celebrate #WITMonth at @mcnallyjackson. The panelists will feature women translators (from Turkish to Italian) who translate women writers. Learn more: https://t.co/ietIrmNEKI. Free and open to the public!