Chautauqua Prize

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The Chautauqua Prize
Date Annual
Country United States
Presented by Chautauqua Institution
First awarded 2012
Official website http://www.ciweb.org/prize

The Chautauqua Prize is an annual American literary award established by the Chautauqua Institution in 2012.[1] The winner receives US$7,500 and all travel and expenses for a one-week summer residency at Chautauqua.[1] It is a "national prize that celebrates a book of fiction or literary/narrative nonfiction that provides a richly rewarding reading experience and honors the author for a significant contribution to the literary arts."[2]

Winners and runners-up[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Staff writer (April 29, 2012). "The Sojourn Wins Inaugural Chautauqua Prize". The Post-Journal. Retrieved May 1, 2012. 
  2. ^ "The Chautauqua Prize". Chautauqua official website. Retrieved May 1, 2012. 
  3. ^ Ron Charles (May 15, 2013). "Timothy Egan wins Chautauqua Prize for “Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher”". Washington Post. Retrieved September 26, 2013. 

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