Posted on 03/11/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
The finalists for the 2021 Joyce Carol Oates Prize were revealed yesterday.
The $50,000 prize, sponsored by the Simpson Literary Project, honors a distinguished midcareer author of fiction every other year.
Here are the contenders for the prize, to be announced sometime in April.
The Office of Historical Corrections, by Danielle Evans
Weather, by Jenny Offill
The Queen of Tuesday, by Darin Strauss
The Son of Good Fortune, by Lysley Tenorio
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