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Department of English Congratulates Laura Furman
Awarded a National Endowment for the Arts Literature Fellowship
Posted: December 6, 2007
After the vitas of the applicants are checked (you must have recently published a book to get past the first vetting), the writing samples are sent to the judging panel without an author identification. There were 800 applicants, and a mere forty-two awards were made, so this is a tremendous honor.
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