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Marilynne Robinson

Author of Gilead

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Marilynne Robinson's first novel, Housekeeping, won the Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award. Her other novels include Mother Country and Lila. Gilead won the 2005 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the National Book Critics Circle Award and Home won the Orange Prize and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. Her nonfiction books include When I Was a Child I Read Books, Absence of Mind, and The Death of Adam. She was the recipient of a 2012 National Humanities Medal, awarded by President Barack Obama. She received the Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction in 2016. She has been named the winner of the Richard C Holbrooke Distinguished Achievement Award as part of the 2016 Dayton Literary Peace Prize. She was included on Time magazine's annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Sound and the Fury (Foreword, some editions) 15,501 copies, 209 reviews
The Awakening (Introduction, some editions) 8,424 copies, 165 reviews
The Awakening and Selected Short Stories {9 stories} (Introduction, some editions) 1,113 copies, 14 reviews
The Future Dictionary of America (Contributor) 611 copies, 3 reviews
The Best American Essays 2007 (Contributor) 444 copies, 10 reviews
Granta 15: The Fall of Saigon (Contributor) 88 copies, 1 review
The Best of Granta Reportage (Contributor) 80 copies, 1 review
The Virago Book of Wanderlust and Dreams (Contributor) 34 copies, 1 review
The Best Spiritual Writing 2012 (Contributor) 26 copies, 1 review
The New Salmagundi Reader (Contributor) 2 copies

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Marilynne Robinson + Marcelo Gleiser on The Mystery We Are
On Being, Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 0am
What do a fiction writer and an astrophysicist have in common? Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Marilynne Robinson, together with physicist Marcelo Gleiser, connect dots between the cosmos, our minds, and all the ways we discover the story of where we came from. (Shortride)

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