PEN America Releases 2021 Literary Awards Longlists

PEN America has announced the longlists for the 2021 PEN America Literary Awards, a juried selection of works of lasting literary excellence chosen across 11 categories.

Chosen by 80 distinguished judges, the 2021 PEN Awards will deliver nearly $400,000 in prize money to a diverse slate of more than 125 writers and translators. Categories include fiction, nonfiction, poetry, biography essay, science writing, and more.

The finalists for the 2021 PEN America Literary Awards will be announced in February 2021

To see the longlists click here.

To see the literary awards judges click here.




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