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Michelle Huneven wins 2017 Guggenheim Fellowship in Creative Arts

Congratulations to our colleague Michelle Huneven, who has received a 2017 Guggenheim Fellowship in Creative Arts. A Continuing Lecturer in the department’s Creative Writing wing, Michelle Huneven is the author of four novels. Round Rock (Knopf, 1997) and Jamesland (Knopf, 2003) were both New York Times Notable Books and also finalists for the LA TimesBook Prize. Her third novel, Blame (Sarah Crichton Books, FSG, 2009), was a finalist for both the National Book Critics Circle Award and the LA Times Book Prize. Her fourth novel, Off Course, (Sarah Crichton Books, FSG, 2014), was a New York Times Editor’s Choice. She is currently finishing her latest novel, Searchabout a church search committee charged with finding their next senior minister. Learn more here.