PEN/Faulkner Mary Lee Settle Memorial Reading with Robert Stone
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The last date listed for PEN/Faulkner Mary Lee Settle Memorial Reading with Robert Stone was Friday October 13, 2006 / 8:00pm.
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This reading commemorates the life and work of writer Mary Lee Settle (1918-2005), who founded the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction.
Stone has received a Guggenheim Fellowship, the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters Award, the John Dos Passos Prize, grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Harold and Mildred Strauss Living Award. Over the past twenty-five years he has taught widely at many universities and is currently a co-chairman of the PEN/Faulkner Board of Directors.
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