PRIZE FOR NEW IMMIGRANT WRITING
Linda Rui Feng of Toronto won the 2018 Prize for New Immigrant Writing for her novel, The Importance of Floating.
She received $10,000 and publication by Restless Books. Téa Obreht and Ilan Stavans judged. The annual award is given in alternating years for a debut book of fiction or nonfiction by an immigrant. The 2019 award will be given in nonfiction. The next deadline is February 28, 2019. Restless Books, Prize for New Immigrant Writing, 232 3rd Street Suite A111, Brooklyn, NY 11215. Ilan Stavans, Publisher. email@example.com