Bryan Washington

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Bryan Washington is the author of Lot (Riverhead) and the forthcoming Memorial (Riverhead). He has written for The New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, The New York Times Style Magazine, BuzzFeed, the BBC, Vulture, The Paris Review, Boston Review, Tin House, One Story, Bon App├ętit, MUNCHIES, American Short Fiction, GQ, FADER, The Awl, The Believer, Hazlitt, and Catapult. He is a National Book Foundation 5 Under 35 recipient, and the winner of the O. Henry Award.


Recent Awards, Grants, and Fellowships:

2020, Swansea University Dylan Thomas Prize
2019, O. Henry Award
2019, National Book Foundation 5 Under 35
2019, Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence


Academic History

M.F.A., University of New Orleans
B.A., University of Houston