2018 PEN/Hemingway Award Winner Announced

2018 PEN/ Hemingway Award2018 PEN/ Hemingway Award

Weike Wang, Chemistry (Alfred A Knopf)

In her debut novel Chemistry, Weike Wang explores the uncertainty and fear of an unnamed Chinese American woman struggling to earn a doctorate in Chemistry while contemplating marriage to her white boyfriend.

Judges: Chris Castellani, Geraldine Brooks, Elizabeth Strout

The PEN/Hemingway Awards ceremony is scheduled to take place at the John F. Kennedy Library in Boston on Sunday, April 8, 2018.