PEN/Malamud Award

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PEN/Malamud Award
Awarded forShort story award
Sponsored byInternational PEN
CountryUnited States

The PEN/Malamud Award and Memorial Reading honors "excellence in the art of the short story", and is awarded annually by the PEN/Faulkner Foundation. The selection committee is composed of PEN/Faulkner directors and representatives of Bernard Malamud's literary executors.[1] The award was first given in 1988.[2]

The award is one of many PEN awards sponsored by International PEN affiliates in over 145 PEN centres around the world.

Fiction award winners[edit]


  1. ^ Peggy Whitman Prenshaw (1991). "David Streitfeld 1992". More Conversations With Eudora Welty. Univ. Press of Mississippi. p. 246.
  2. ^ BARBARA GAMAREKIAN (October 25, 1988). "BOOKS OF THE TIMES; America's Company Town Is a City of Writers". New York Times.
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  4. ^ "PEN/Malamud Award". Retrieved 2016-09-16.
  5. ^ Ynetnews
  6. ^ Publishers Weekly
  7. ^ "James Salter to Receive PEN Malamud Award for Short Fiction". Poets & Writers. May 31, 2012. Retrieved August 29, 2012.

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