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Susanna Daniel & Danielle Evans Share PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize

Susanna Daniel (Stiltsville) and Danielle Evans (Before You Suffocate Your Own Fool Self) both won the $25,000 PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize, as all the winners of the 2011 PEN Literary Awards were revealed today.

The winners will be celebrated at an awards ceremony on Wednesday, October 12, 2011, at CUNY’s Proshansky Auditorium in New York City.

The complete list of winners follows below. Here’s more: “PEN will present 17 awards, fellowships, grants, and prizes—including one that has been revived after a five-year hiatus, the PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the Essay, and three awards offered for the first time ever: the PEN Emerging Writers Awards, the PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award, and the PEN/ESPN Lifetime Achievement Award for Literary Sports Writing.”

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Who Are the Most Influential Black Fiction Writers on Twitter?

The Best Damn Creative Writing Blog has compiled a list entitled “Top 25 Most Influential Black Fiction Writers on Twitter.”

The authors were ranked based on their Klout score; the site measures a person’s overall online influence. A few of the writers who made the cut included Zane, Danielle Evans, and Kayla Perrin. Check out the post for the full list.

Here’s more from the list’s introduction: “These aren’t writers who are simply concerned with promoting their own brand…Most of them have composed  thousands of tweets, and interact with their readers everyday…Some offer advice. Some talk about their families. Some share funny pictures and make jokes.”