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2013 Jewish Quarterly Wingate Prize

Thursday, February 28, 2013 | Permalink

Posted by Naomi Firestone-Teeter

Congratulations to Shalom Auslander, who was just named the 2013 winner of the Jewish Quarterly Wingate Prize for his first novel Hope: A Tragedy

 “Shalom Auslander has done the unthinkable – he's smashed the biggest Jewish icon and made comedy from the ashes of our past,” says Rachel Lasserson, Editor of the Jewish Quarterly. 

 Read more about the prize here and find the complete shortlist below: