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Jennifer Egan

Born: 6-Sep-1962
Birthplace: Chicago, IL

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Novelist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: A Visit from the Goon Squad

    High School: Lowell High School, San Francisco, CA
    University: University of Pennsylvania
    University: St. John's College, Cambridge University

    NEA Fellowship
    Guggenheim Fellowship 1996
    Pulitzer Prize for Fiction 2011 for A Visit from the Goon Squad
    National Book Critics Circle Award 2011 for A Visit from the Goon Squad

    A Short History of Decay (16-May-2014) · Herself

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Author of books:
The Invisible Circus (1995, novel)
Emerald City (1996, short stories)
Look at Me (2001, novel)
The Keep (2006, novel)
A Visit from the Goon Squad (2010, novel)

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