Congratulations to all books nominated for a Massachusetts Book Award, an honor for books by Massachusetts writers or about Massachusetts themes, ably administered by the Massachusetts Center for the Book.
In particular, bravo to Lisa Olstein (Poetry Fellow ’06) and Tracy Winn (Fiction/Creative Nonfiction Fellow ’08): Lisa’s poetry collection Lost Alphabet was nominated in the poetry category, and Tracy’s story collection Mrs. Somebody Somebody was nominated in fiction (read about Tracy’s Three Stages in the writing of this collection).
A ceremony to announce the 2009 winners will take place on Wednesday, April 28, at an opening night cocktail reception at the Massachusetts Library Association conference, in Hyannis.
Wednesday, April 28, 2010, 6 to 7:30 PM
The Resort & Conference Center at Hyannis
This event is free and open to the public.
To see what else past fellows/finalists are up to, check out the Fellows Notes.