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PEN/Faulkner Awards Name 2015 Finalists

2015 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction Finalists are Jeffery Renard Allen, Jennifer Clement, Atticus Lish, Emily St. John Mandel, Jenny Offill - peoplewhowrite

top l to r: Jeffery Renard Allen, Jennifer Clement, Atticus Lish; bottom l to r: Emily St. John Mandel, Jenny Offill

The contenders for the 2015 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction are:

Jeffery Renard Allen’s Song of the Shank
Jennifer Clement’s Prayers for the Stolen
Atticus Lish’s Preparation for the Next Life
Emily St. John Mandel’s Station Eleven
Jenny Offill’s Dept. of Speculation

Judges Alexander Chee, Marc Fitten, and Deirdre McNamer will decide on the winner who will be announced on April 7, 2015, and honored at the 35th Annual PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction Ceremony & Dinner on Saturday May 2, 2015, 7pm at Washington, D.C.’s Folger Shakespeare Library.

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One response to “PEN/Faulkner Awards Name 2015 Finalists

  1. Pingback: Lynn Keller, Thomas Keymer, & Jeffery Renard Allen Among 2015 Guggenheim Fellows | people who write

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