2005
Saturday, June 16, 2012 at 9:49PM
National Book Foundation

Holy Skirts

By René Steinke

Original Publisher: William Morrow

Current Publisher: Harper Perennial 

Fiction Finalists That Year: 

Fiction Winner That Year: William T. Vollmann for Europe Central

Fiction Judges That Year: Andre Dubus III, Rikki Ducornet, Cristina García, Tom LeClair, Anna Quindlen

The Year in Literature:

More Information: Holy Skirts is a novel based on the life of the Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven, a German-born artist and poet who lived for several years in New York City’s Greenwich Village.

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