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Molly Antopol’s debut story collection, The UnAmericans, won the New York Public Library’s Young Lions Fiction Award, the French-American Prize, and was a National Book Foundation 5 Under 35 honoree. The book was longlisted for the National Book Award and was a finalist the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize, the Barnes & Noble Discover Award, the National Jewish Book Award and the California Book Award, 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 fellowships from the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, the American Academy in Berlin and Stanford University, where she teaches creative writing. She’s at work on a novel.