MFA Alum's Novel Longlisted for the PEN/Faulkner Award

February 17, 2021

book coverMFA program alum Brian Castleberry is an author and creative writing and literature assistant professor at the College of William & Mary. Originally from a small town in Oklahoma, Castleberry’s writing has been featured in many publications, including Narrative and The Southern Review. Most recently his debut novel Nine Shiny Objects was longlisted for the PEN/Faulkner Award, a prestigious honor that awards the best works of fiction written by American authors.  To find out more about what Brian has been up to, check out this interview in VCU News.