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Cris Mazza

Fiction

Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson

Catalog Number: 19921120

Mazza's first novel, HOW TO LEAVE A COUNTRY, won the PEN Nelson Algren Award for fiction but took two years to find a publisher. Mazza reads from her book and talks about her writing, which is often described as post-modernist and experimental.

| Interview Year: 1992 | Genre: Fiction | Awards: PEN |

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