William Saroyan International Prize for Writing

Given by William Saroyan Foundation

Andre Navne: William Saroyan International Prize for Writing Finalist (Engelsk), William Saroyan International Prize for Writing Shortlist (Engelsk)
188 Works 66,016 Books 2,812 Reviews ½ 3.9
The Stanford University Libraries and the William Saroyan Foundation jointly award the William Saroyan International Prize for Writing, a biennial competition for newly-published books. The prize vis mere commemorates the life, legacy and intentions of William Saroyan - author, artist, dramatist, composer - and is intended to encourage new or emerging writers, rather than to recognize established literary figures. vis mindre
Alle, Finalist (30), Shortlist (139), No Stage (19)
Alle, 2022 (2), 2020 (28), 2018 (29), 2016 (28), 2014 (30), 2012 (26), 2010 (29), 2008 (6), 2005 (7), 2003 (3)

Finalist 30

The Traders af Scott Shibuya BrownFiction2018
Lucky Boy af Shanthi SekaranFiction2018
Riverine: A Memoir from Anywhere but Here af Angela PalmNonfiction2018
Shakespeare in Swahililand: In Search of a Global Poet af Edward Wilson-LeeNonfiction2018
Now We Will Be Happy (Prairie Schooner Book Prize in Fiction) af Amina GautierFiction2016
Counternarratives af John KeeneFiction2016
Russian Tattoo: A Memoir af Elena GorokhovaNonfiction2016
Nagasaki: Life After Nuclear War af Susan SouthardNonfiction2016
The Facades: A Novel af Eric LundgrenFiction2014
A Marker to Measure Drift af Alexander MaksikFiction2014
The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics af Daniel James BrownNonfiction2014
Leaving the Atocha Station af Ben LernerFiction2012
East of the West: A Country in Stories af Miroslav PenkovFiction2012
Solacers af Arion GolmakaniNonfiction2012
Pulphead: Essays af John Jeremiah SullivanNonfiction2012
Apologize, Apologize! af Elizabeth KellyFiction2010
Concord, Virginia: A Southern Town in Eleven Stories af Peter NeofotisFiction2010
Trauma Farm: A Rebel History of Rural Life af Brian BrettNonfiction2010
Aesop's Mirror: A Love Story af Maryalice HugginsNonfiction2010
The Understory af Pamela ErensFiction2008
Dead Boys: Stories af Richard LangeFiction2008
Ticket to Exile af Adam David MillerNonfiction2008
Return of the Condor: The Race to Save Our Largest Bird from Extinction af John MoirNonfiction2008
The Calligrapher af Edward DocxFiction2005
Bloodvine af Aris JanigianFiction2005
How to Breathe Underwater af Julie OrringerFiction2005
Chasing the Sea: Lost Among the Ghosts of Empire in Central Asia af Tom BissellNonfiction2005
The Children's Blizzard af David LaskinNonfiction2005
Impressionisten af Hari KunzruFiction2003
Nocturne: A Play af Adam RappFiction2003

Shortlist 139

Tonic and Balm af Stephanie AllenFiction2020
The Deeper the Water the Uglier the Fish af Katya ApekinaFiction2020
The Hundred Wells of Salaga: A Novel af Ayesha Harruna AttahFiction2020
This Mournable Body af Tsitsi DangarembgaFiction2020
Some Trick: Thirteen Stories af Helen DeWittFiction2020
Sabrina & Corina: Stories af Kali Fajardo-AnstineFiction2020
My Old Faithful: Stories (Juniper Prize for Fiction) af Yang HuangFiction2020
This Is Not a Love Song af Brendan MathewsFiction2020
Aerialists : stories af Mark MayerFiction2020
Winter Kept Us Warm: A Novel af Anne RaeffFiction2020
Once Removed: Stories af Colette SartorFiction2020
Carry You af Glori SimmonsFiction2020
In West Mills af De'Shawn Charles WinslowFiction2020
No Turning Back: Life, Loss, and Hope in Wartime Syria af Rania AbouzeidNonfiction2020
Wild Game: My Mother, Her Lover, and Me af Adrienne BrodeurNonfiction2020
How to Write an Autobiographical Novel: Essays af Alexander CheeNonfiction2020
The Last Whalers: Three Years in the Far Pacific with a Courageous Tribe and a Vanishing Way of Life af Doug Bock ClarkNonfiction2020
Neruda: The Poet's Calling af Mark EisnerNonfiction2020
Tinderbox: The Untold Story of the Up Stairs Lounge Fire and the Rise of Gay Liberation af Robert W. FieselerNonfiction2020
A Wilder Time: Notes from a Geologist at the Edge of the Greenland Ice af William E. GlassleyNonfiction2020
Night in the American Village: Women in the Shadow of the U.S. Military Bases in Okinawa af Akemi JohnsonNonfiction2020
Russia's 20th Century: A Journey in 100 Histories af Michael KhodarkovskyNonfiction2020
In the Dream House: A Memoir af Carmen Maria MachadoNonfiction2020
Why We Fight: One Man’s Search for Meaning Inside the Ring af Josh RosenblattNonfiction2020
The Sun Is a Compass: A 4,000-Mile Journey into the Alaskan Wilds af Caroline Van HemertNonfiction2020
The Missing Pages: The Modern Life of a Medieval Manuscript, from Genocide to Justice af Heghnar Zeitlian WatenpaughNonfiction2020
The Man Who Shot Out My Eye Is Dead: Stories af Chanelle BenzFiction2018
Are You Here for What I’m Here For? af Brian BookerFiction2018
The Hearts of Men: A Novel af Nickolas ButlerFiction2018
Native Believer af Ali EterazFiction2018
The Earth Cries Out af Bonnie EtheringtonFiction2018
The Loss of All Lost Things af Amina GautierFiction2018
Fen af Daisy JohnsonFiction2018
Grace af Paul LynchFiction2018
The Truth About Me af Louise MarburgFiction2018
Desert Boys: Fiction af Chris McCormickFiction2018
No One Is Coming to Save Us af Stephanie Powell WattsFiction2018
Cork Dork: A Wine-Fueled Adventure Among the Obsessive Sommeliers, Big Bottle Hunters, and Rogue Scientists Who Taught Me to Live for Taste af Bianca BoskerNonfiction2018
No Relation af Paula CarterNonfiction2018
Little Soldiers: An American Boy, a Chinese School, and the Global Race to Achieve af Lenora ChuNonfiction2018
Juliet's Answer: One Man's Search for Love and the Elusive Cure for Heartbreak af Glenn DixonNonfiction2018
What Made Maddy Run: The Secret Struggles and Tragic Death of an All-American Teen af Kate FaganNonfiction2018
The Lonely City: Adventures in the Art of Being Alone af Olivia LaingNonfiction2018
The Vegetarian's Guide to Eating Meat: A Young Woman's Search for Ethical Food af Marissa LandriganNonfiction2018
Thanks, Obama: My Hopey, Changey White House Years af David LittNonfiction2018
City of Thorns: Nine Lives in the World's Largest Refugee Camp af Ben RawlenceNonfiction2018
Threading My Prayer Rug: One Woman's Journey from Pakistani Muslim to American Muslim af Sabeeha RehmanNonfiction2018
The People Elsewhere: Unbound Journeys with the Storytellers of Myanmar af Lucas StewartNonfiction2018
Rise of the Necrofauna: The Science, Ethics, and Risks of De-Extinction af Britt WrayNonfiction2018
Faint Promise of Rain af Anjali Mitter DuvaFiction2016
Chase Us: Stories af Sean EnnisFiction2016
A Village in the Fields, A Novel af Patty EnradoFiction2016
'Til the Well Runs Dry af Lauren Francis-SharmaFiction2016
Ghost Horse af Thomas H. McNeelyFiction2016
A Hero af Charlotte R. MendelFiction2016
Waiting for the Electricity: A Novel af Christina NicholFiction2016
The Given World: A Novel af Marian PalaiaFiction2016
Backlands: A Novel af Victoria ShorrFiction2016
Better than war af Siamak VossoughiFiction2016
Speed Kings: The 1932 Winter Olympics and the Fastest Men in the World af Andy BullNonfiction2016
The Four Words for Home af Angie ChuangNonfiction2016
Down from the Mountaintop: From Belief to Belonging af Joshua DolezalNonfiction2016
Dispatches from the Front: The Life of Matthew Halton, Canada's Voice at War af David HaltonNonfiction2016
Bettyville: A Memoir af George HodgmanNonfiction2016
The End of Plenty: The Race to Feed a Crowded World af Joel K. Bourne JrNonfiction2016
The Seasons of Trouble: Life Amid the Ruins of Sri Lanka's Civil War af Rohini MohanNonfiction2016
A Polish Doctor in the Nazi Camps: My Mother's Memories of Imprisonment, Immigration, and a Life Remade af Barbara Rylko-BauerNonfiction2016
Trace: Memory, History, Race, and the American Landscape af Lauret SavoyNonfiction2016
There Was and There Was Not: A Journey Through Hate and Possibility in Turkey, Armenia, and Beyond af Meline ToumaniNonfiction2016
The Bosnia List: A Memoir of War, Exile, and Return af Kenan TrebincevicNonfiction2016
Crossing the Line: A Marriage across Borders af Linda ValdezNonfiction2016
Gun Dealers' Daughter af Gina ApostolFiction2014
Western Avenue and Other Fictions (Camino del Sol) af Fred ArroyoFiction2014
Y af Marjorie CelonaFiction2014
The Residue Years af Mitchell S. JacksonFiction2014
This Is Paradise: Stories af Kristiana KahakauwilaFiction2014
Birds of Paradise Lost af Andrew LamFiction2014
Huracan af Diana McCaulayFiction2014
The Translator: A Novel af Nina SchuylerFiction2014
The Celestials: A Novel af Karen ShepardFiction2014
In The Land Of Birdfishes af Rebecca Silver SlayterFiction2014
Glaciers af Alexis M. SmithFiction2014
Godforsaken Idaho: stories af Shawn VestalFiction2014
To the End of June: The Intimate Life of American Foster Care af Cris BeamNonfiction2014
We Are Here: Memories of the Lithuanian Holocaust af Ellen CassedyNonfiction2014
The Distance Between Us: A Memoir af Reyna GrandeNonfiction2014
Telling Our Way to the Sea: A Voyage of Discovery in the Sea of Cortez af Aaron HirshNonfiction2014
Like Dreamers: The Story of the Israeli Paratroopers Who Reunited Jerusalem and Divided a Nation af Yossi Klein HaleviNonfiction2014
The Family: Three Journeys into the Heart of the Twentieth Century af David LaskinNonfiction2014
River Bend Chronicle: The Junkification of a Boyhood Idyll amid the Curious Glory of Urban Iowa af Ben MillerNonfiction2014
Bad Indians: A Tribal Memoir af Deborah A. MirandaNonfiction2014
A Fort of Nine Towers: An Afghan Family Story af Qais Akbar OmarNonfiction2014
The Man with the Bionic Brain: And Other Victories over Paralysis af Jon Mukand MD PhDNonfiction2014
Slowspoke: A Unicyclist's Guide to America af Mark SchimmoellerNonfiction2014
God's Hotel: A Doctor, a Hospital, and a Pilgrimage to the Heart of Medicine af Victoria SweetNonfiction2014
The End of Money: Counterfeiters, Preachers, Techies, Dreamers--and the Coming Cashless Society af David WolmanNonfiction2014
The Free World af David BezmozgisFiction2012
Standing at the Crossroads af Charles DavisFiction2012
The Dance Boots: Stories af Linda LeGarde GroverFiction2012
This Is Not Your City af Caitlin HorrocksFiction2012
Dog-Heart af Diana McCaulayFiction2012
Bear Down, Bear North: Alaska Stories (Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction) af Melinda MoustakisFiction2012
Skippy Dies af Paul MurrayFiction2012
The Gendarme af Mark T. MustianFiction2012
Shards: A Novel af Ismet PrcicFiction2012
Lunch Bucket Paradise: A True-Life Novel af Fred SetterbergFiction2012
The Madonnas of Echo Park af Brando SkyhorseFiction2012
Monumentet : roman af Amy WaldmanFiction2012
Under Surge, Under Siege: The Odyssey of Bay St. Louis and Katrina af Ellis AndersonNonfiction2012
Tales from a Mountain City: A Vietnam War Memoir af Quynh DaoNonfiction2012
The Good Daughter af Jasmin DarznikNonfiction2012
The Tenth Parallel: Dispatches from the Fault Line Between Christianity and Islam af Eliza GriswoldNonfiction2012
Family of Shadows: A Century of Murder, Memory, and the Armenian American Dream af Garin K. HovannisianNonfiction2012
Black Elephants: A Memoir af Karol NielsenNonfiction2012
Confessions of a Left-Handed Man: An Artist's Memoir (Sightline Books) af Peter SelginNonfiction2012
Rattlesnake Daddy: A Son's Search for His Father af Brent SpencerNonfiction2012
The Torturer's Wife af Thomas GlaveFiction2010
The Southern Cross: Stories af Skip HorackFiction2010
Mathilda Savitch af Victor LodatoFiction2010
Sugarless af James MagruderFiction2010
Both Ways Is the Only Way I Want It af Maile MeloyFiction2010
Picking Bones From Ash af Marie Mutsuki MockettFiction2010
The Bigness of the World: Stories af Lori OstlundFiction2010
Auto-Erotica af Stacia Saint OwensFiction2010
The Theory of Light and Matter (Vintage Contemporaries) af Andrew PorterFiction2010
Alting plyndret, alting brændt : fortællinger af Wells TowerFiction2010
Morningside Heights: New York Stories af Joe TsujimotoFiction2010
Me as her again: True Stories of an Armenian Daughter af Nancy AgabianNonfiction2010
Notes from no man's land af Eula BlissNonfiction2010
The Curse of the Labrador Duck: My Obsessive Quest to the Edge of Extinction af Glen ChiltonNonfiction2010
The Fallen Sky: An Intimate History of Shooting Stars af Christopher CokinosNonfiction2010
Bottomfeeder: How to Eat Ethically in a World of Vanishing Seafood af Taras GrescoeNonfiction2010
Leaving India: My Family's Journey from Five Villages to Five Continents af Minal HajratwalaNonfiction2010
Grass, Sky, Song: Promise and Peril in the World of Grassland Birds af Trevor HerriotNonfiction2010
Opa Nobody af Sonya HuberNonfiction2010
The Past Is Never Dead: The Trial of James Ford Seale and Mississippi's Struggle for Redemption af Harry N. MacLeanNonfiction2010
Surviving Paradise: One Year on a Disappearing Island af Peter Rudiak-GouldNonfiction2010
Everyone Had Cameras af Richard Steven StreetNonfiction2010
Come on Shore and We Will Kill and Eat You All: A New Zealand Story af Christina ThompsonNonfiction2010

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