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img_7447 5 Questions with Tori Morris – AW’s Newest Team Member - We are excited to welcome another book lover to the AW team! Tori Morris is a true local—meaning she was born and raised here in... View Article
lp16_twitter $35,000 Aspen Words Literary Prize For Fiction with Social Impact - DOWNLOAD PRESS RELEASE PDF September 28, 2016  The Aspen Institute announced today the launch of the Aspen Words Literary Prize, an annual award recognizing an... View Article
Former Writers in Residence Longlisted for the National Book Award Former Writers in Residence Longlisted for National Book Award - Last week, the National Book Foundation announced its longlist of 10 authors under consideration for the 2016 National Book Award for fiction, which celebrates the... View Article
Oliva Q+A Q + A with Debut Author Alexandra Oliva - July 12, 2016 Alexandra Oliva–or Ali for short–has one of those Aspen Summer Words stories that we dream about. While attending our annual writing conference... View Article