White Man’s Grave
By Richard Dooling
Original Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Current Publisher: Picador
Fiction Finalists That Year:
- Ellen Currie for Moses Supposes
- Richard Dooling for White Man's Grave
- Howard Norman for The Bird Artist
- Grace Paley for The Collected Stories
Fiction Winner That Year: William Gaddis for A Frolic of His Own
Fiction Judges That Year: Timothy Foote, Amy Hempel, Susanna Kaysen, John Casey, Randall Kenan
The Year in Literature:
- The Shipping News by E. Annie Proulx won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
- Kenzaburo Oe won the Nobel Prize for literature.
- Dooling’s other books include Critical Care (1992), Brain Storm (1998), and Bet Your Life (2002).
- Dooling co-produced and co-wrote the 2004 ABC miniseries “Stephen King's Kingdom Hospital.” His 2004 novel, The Journals of Eleanor Druse, is told from the perspective of one of the characters in the miniseries.