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Bryan Washington

Bryan Washington Biography

Bryan Washington is a National Book Award 5 Under 35 honoree, and winner of the Dylan Thomas Prize and the Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence. His first book, the story collection Lot, was a finalist for the NBCC's John Leonard Prize, the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize, the Aspen Words Literary Prize, and the New York Public Library Young Lions Fiction Award. Lot was a New York Times Notable Book, one of Dwight Garner's top ten books of the year, and on best-of-the-year lists from Time, NPR, Vanity Fair, BuzzFeed, and many more. He has written for the New Yorker, the New York Times, the New York Times Magazine, BuzzFeed, Vulture, the Paris Review, McSweeney's Quarterly, Tin House, One Story, Bon Appétit, GQ, the Awl, and Catapult. He lives in Houston.

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