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Literary prize: French American Prize longlist

I can't really fathom why the French see the need for a Grand prix de littérature américaine -- like American fiction doesn't get enough attention in France... -- but, hey, they do, and they've now announced their longlist. At least it's one of those rare foreign-language prizes where everything is familiar and available in the US/UK. The shortlist will be announced 11 October, and the winner on 4 November.
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