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More than 300 people joined us on December 11 at The Union League Club to honor Robin Desser with the 2013 Maxwell E. Perkins Award and to hear the announcement of our Flaherty-Dunnan First Novel Prize winner.

 

The award went to Margaret Wrinkle for her novel Wash (Atlantic Monthly Press).

 

Our speakers included honorary benefit chairs Sonny Mehta and Claire Messud, Master of Ceremonies B.J. Novak, and 2012 First Novel Prize winner Ben Fountain.

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Hosts and Presenters

B.J Novak

Edwidge Danticat

Ben Fountain

 

Honorary Co-Chairs

Sonny Mehta 

Claire Messud 

 

Co-Chairs
Gabrielle Bamberger
Sharen Benenson

Auction Chairs
Nancy Dunnan

Pilar Queen

 

Benefit Committee

Lorraine Adams

Nicole Aragi

Reagan Arthur

Lila Azam Zanganeh

Claudia Ballard

Rena Bartos

Millicent Bennett

A.S. Byatt

Maria & Woodrow Campbell

Anne Carson

Elyse Cheney

Carmela Ciuraru

Leigh S. Curry

Kiran Desai

Rita Dove

Jennifer Egan

Gary Fisketjon

Fletcher & Company

Nell Freudenberger

Molly Friedrich

FSG

Kate Garrick

Suzanne Gluck

Rebecca Godfrey

Arthur Golden

Nan Graham

David Guterson

Daniel Halpern

Joy Harris

Cristina Henriquez

Alan Hollinghurst

A.M. Homes

Gerald Howard

Bronwen Hruska

ICM Partners

Pico Iyer

Susan Petersen Kennedy

Jhumpa Lahiri

Nam Le

Jack & Alice London

Barry Lopez

Marisa Marchetto

Daniel Mason

Maria Massie

Peter Matson

Celia & Henry McGee

Daniel Mendelsohn

Steven Millhauser

Michael Morrison

Zoe Pagnamenta

Rajesh Parameswaran

Jordan Pavlin

Roxana Robinson

James Salter

Esmeralda Santiago

Jonathan Santlofer

Lorraine Shanley

Al & Rosa Silverman

Simon & Schuster

Eric Simonoff

Jane Smiley

Liate Stehlik

Lorin Stein

Hannah Tinti

Abraham Verghese

Shelley Wanger

Edmund White

Reba & Dave Williams

WME

Andrew Wylie