Alumni/Alumnae Achievement Award

Congratulations to the 2011 GSAS Alumni/Alumnae Achievement Award recipient, Darin Strauss (GSAS '97) who was honored at the Dean’s Luncheon that was part of NYU Alumni Day on September 24, 2011.

darin_half.jpgDarin Strauss, Author and professor in the NYU Creative Writing Program

A recipient of the Guggenheim Fellowship and a winner of the American Library Association's Alex Award, the internationally-bestselling writer Darin Strauss is the author of the novels Chang & Eng, The Real McCoy, and More Than It Hurts You, and the NBCC-winning memoir Half a Life. These have been New York Times Notable Books, Newsweek, Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, Amazon, Chicago Tribune, and NPR Best Books of the Year, among others. Darin has been translated into fourteen languages and published in nineteen countries, and he is a Clinical Associate Professor at NYU's Creative Writing program.

For more information on Darin Strauss please click here.

Updated on 02/28/2012