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Molly Antopol’s debut story collection, The UnAmericans (W.W. Norton), won the New York Public Library’s Young Lions Fiction Award, the French-American Prize, the Ribalow Prize, and a National Book Foundation 5 Under 35 Award. The book was long listed for the 2014 National Book Award and was a finalist the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize, the Barnes & Noble Discover Award, the National Jewish Book Award, the California Book Award and the Sami Rohr Prize, among others. The book appeared on over a dozen “Best of 2014” lists and will be published in seven countries. She’s the recipient of a Wallace Stegner Fellowship at Stanford, where she teaches creative writing. Currently a fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard, she will be a fellow at the American Academy in Berlin in 2017. She’s at work on a novel, which will also be published by Norton.