By Patricia Henley
Original Publisher: MacMurray & Beck
Current Publisher: MacAdam/Cage Publishing
Fiction Finalists That Year:
- Andre Dubus III for House of Sand and Fog
- Kent Haruf for Plainsong
- Patricia Henley for Hummingbird House
- Jean Thompson for Who Do You Love
Fiction Winner That Year: Ha Jin for Waiting
Fiction Judges That Year: Charles Johnson, Dorothy Allison, Allegra Goodman, Terry McMillan, Scott Spencer
The Year in Literature:
- The Hours by Michael Cunningham won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
- Günter Grass won the Nobel Prize for literature.
More Information: Henley is the author of two chapbooks of poetry, three short story collections, two novels, a stage play, and numerous essays. She has taught for 24 years in the MFA Program at Purdue University.