Dayton Literary Peace Prize Winners Announced

Hala Alyan and Ta-Nehisi Coates have been named the fiction and nonfiction winners, respectively, of the prize, for Salt Houses and We Were Eight Years In Power. The prize, which has been awarded annually since 2006, recognizes "the power of the written word to promote peace." Both awards carry a $10,000 cash prize.

Stay ahead with
Tip Sheet!
Free newsletter: the hottest new books, features and more
Email Address


Log In Lost Password

Parts of this site are only available to paying PW subscribers. Subscribers: to set up your digital access click here.

To subscribe, click here.

PW “All Access” site license members have access to PW’s subscriber-only website content. Simply close and relaunch your preferred browser to log-in. To find out more about PW’s site license subscription options please email:

If you have questions or need assistance setting up your account please email or call 1-800-278-2991 (U.S.) or 1-818-487-2069 (all other countries), Monday-Friday between 5am and 5pm Pacific time for assistance.

Not Registered? Click here.