Julie Otsuka

Finalist, 2011 National Book Awards

Julie Otsuka is the author of When the Emperor Was Divine and The Buddha in the Attic, which won the PEN/Faulkner Award and was a Finalist for the National Book Award. She is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and an Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Her work has appeared in Granta, Harper’s, and 100 Years of The Best American Short Stories. She lives in New York City.
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The Buddha in the Attic

The Buddha in the Attic, by Julie Otsuka book cover
ISBN 9781905490875 Alfred A. Knopf, an imprint of Random House /
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Julie Otsuka reads from The Buddha in the Attic at the 2011 National Book Award Finalists Reading

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Julie Otsuka

Julie Otsuka is the author of When the Emperor Was Divine and The Buddha in the Attic, which won the PEN/Faulkner Award and was a Finalist for the National Book Award. She is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and an Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Her work has appeared in Granta, Harper’s, and 100 Years of The Best American Short Stories. She lives in New York City.

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