Aspen Words Literary Prize
The first ever Aspen Words Literary Prize was awarded on April 12 to Exit West by Mohsin Hamid. The Aspen Words Literary Prize is a $35,000 annual award for an influential work of fiction that illuminates a vital contemporary issue and demonstrates the transformative power of literature on thought and culture. You can learn more about the prize and the books at Aspenword.org.
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- Exit West by Mohsin Hamid
- What It Means When A Man Falls From the Sky by Lesley Nneka Arimah
- What We Lose by Zinzi Clemmons
- Mad Country by Samrat Upadhyay
- Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward