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Award-Winning Books @ Memorial Library

Find award-winning books: Pulitzer, National Book Award, and more.

Hurston/Wright Legacy Award

The Hurston/Wright Legacy Award honors the best in Black literature in the United States and around the globe. Introduced in 2001, the Legacy Award was the first national award presented to Black writers by a national organization of Black writers. Fiction, nonfiction and poetry honorees are selected in a juried competition. 

2019

Winners

Finalists

Nominees