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Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award | Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award

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Apr.28.2011
I have observed in this space before that author bios tend to be short on interesting detail and overfull of prize lists. Philip Roth, for example, doesn’t seem to exist, according to his bio. He doesn’t live anywhere, nor was he born. He simply receives prizes. This week I’m reading a very good...