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Joshua Bennett Receives Whiting Award And Guggenheim Fellowship

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When we talked to Joshua Bennett several months ago on a previous podcast episode, we discussed a number of topics that we revisit in our most recent conversation. But add to these: the fact that he is the recipient of two major literary awards.

Bennett was recently awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, and this week, he was awarded the prestigious Whiting Award.

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Yvette Benavides can be reached at bookpublic@tpr.org.