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Nicole Dennis-Benn

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Nicole Dennis-Benn is the author of the novels Patsy and Here Comes the Sun, which won the Lambda Literary Award, was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle John Leonard Award; the New York Public Library’s Young Lions Award; the Center for Fiction’s First Novel Prize; and was longlisted for the Dublin Literary Award. She is a recipient of a New York Foundation for the Arts grant. Vice included her in a round-up of immigrant authors “who are making American Literature great again.” Born and raised in Kingston, Jamaica, Dennis-Benn is a Lecturer in the Creative Writing Program at Princeton University and lives with her wife in Brooklyn, New York.

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