Other People’s Lives
By Johanna Kaplan
Original Publisher: Random House
Current Publisher: iUniverse
Fiction Finalists That Year:
- Saul Bellow for Humboldt’s Gift
- Hortense Calisher for The Collected Stories of Hortense Calisher
- Johanna Kaplan for Other People's Lives
- Vladimir Nabokov for Tyrants Destroyed and Other Stories
- Larry Woiwode for Beyond the Bedroom Wall
Fiction Winner That Year: William Gaddis for JR
Fiction Judges That Year: Maurice Dolbier, William Gass, Mary McCarthy
The Year in Literature:
- Humboldt's Gift by Saul Bellow won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
- Saul Bellow won the Nobel Prize for literature.
More Information: Kaplan was a Fiction Finalist once more, in 1981 in the short-lived First Novel category for O My America.