PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the Essay

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The PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the Essay is awarded by the PEN America (formerly PEN American Center) to an author for a book of original collected essays. The award was founded by PEN Member and author Barbaralee Diamonstein and Carl Spielvogel, former New York Times columnist, "to preserve the dignity and esteem that the essay form imparts to literature." The winner receives a cash award of $10,000.The award was on hiatus from 2005 to 2010.The award is one of many PEN awards sponsored by International PEN affiliates in over 145 PEN centres around the world. The PEN American Center awards have been characterized as being among the "major" American literary prizes.
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award received: PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the Essay

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Christopher Hitchens

British-American author and journalist

Author

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Annie Dillard

American writer

works

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Pilgrim at Tinker Creek

1974 nonfiction book

author: Annie Dillard

1974

The Living

book by Annie Dillard

author: Annie Dillard

1992

The Maytrees

book by Annie Dillard

author: Annie Dillard

2007

The Annie Dillard Reader

author: Annie Dillard

Author

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Martha Nussbaum

American philosopher

works

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The Fragility of Goodness

book by Martha Nussbaum

author: Martha Nussbaum

1986

From Disgust to Humanity: Sexual Orientation and Constitutional Law

2010 philosophical book by Martha Nussbaum on the moral status of disgust and its relation to gay rights

author: Martha Nussbaum

2010

For Love of Country?

author: Martha Nussbaum, Joshua Cohen

articles

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Wie über Armut schreiben? : Zu neuen Büchern von Katherine Boo und Siddhartha Deb ( 2013 )

article by Martha Nussbaum published in Merkur (2013), nr. 766, pp. 250-257.

author: Martha Nussbaum

Author

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Marilynne Robinson

American novelist and essayist

Author

Stanley Fish

American academic

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