The Janet Weis Fellow in Contemporary Letters is an award given bi-annually to honor and recognize an individual who represents the very highest level of achievement in the craft of writing within the realms of fiction, non-fiction, or biography. Author Elizabeth Kolbert was the 2016 recipient.Janet Weis Fellow in Contemporary Letters
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