Stuart Dybek's most recent book of poems is Streets in Their Own Ink. (Farrar, Straus and Giroux). His fiction includes Childhood and Other Neighborhoods, The Coast of Chicago, and I Sailed with Magellan, a novel-in-stories. Dybek's work has won numerous awards, among them a Lannan Prize, a PEN/Malamud Award, a Whiting Writers' Award, a Guggenheim Fellowship, a MacArthur Fellowship, a Rea Award for the Short Story, and numerous O. Henry Prizes. His work has also appeared in both The Best American Short Stories and The Best American Poetry. Dybek is an Alaska Quarterly Review contributing editor.
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Works originally from AQR have appeared in Prize Stories: The O. Henry Awards; The Pushcart Prize; The Beacon Best;
The Best American Mystery Stories; The Best American Essays;
The Best American Nonrequired Reading; and The Best American Poetry.
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