Adam Johnson

Adam Johnson is a Professor of English at Stanford University. Winner of a Whiting Award and recipient of fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the American Academy in Berlin, he is the author of several books, including Fortune Smiles, which won the 2015 National Book Award for Fiction, and the novel The Orphan Master’s Son, which was awarded the 2013 Pulitzer Prize.
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Adam Johnson

Adam Johnson is a Professor of English at Stanford University. Winner of a Whiting Award and recipient of fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the American Academy in Berlin, he is the author of several books, including Fortune Smiles, which won the 2015 National Book Award for Fiction, and the novel The Orphan Master’s Son, which was awarded the 2013 Pulitzer Prize. His fiction has appeared in Esquire, GQ, Playboy, Harper’s Magazine, Granta, Tin House, and The Best American Short Stories. His work has been translated into more than 30 languages. 

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