News & Events from the English Department at Western Michigan University
Thursday, June 25, 2009
Gordon at Provincetown
Jaimy Gordon served this year again on the prestigious Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center's writing Fellowship jury. Gordon, herself a former Fellow, read and adjudicated more than a hundred 35-page manuscripts for the Center this year. Former fellows of the FAWC have won six Pulitzer Prizes and every other major national award in writing. The list of fellows includes Louise Glück, Denis Johnson, Ann Patchett, Yusef Komunyakaa, Susan Choi, Jhumpa Lahiri, Michael Cunningham, to name but a few. To learn more about the FAWC, click HERE.