Chautauqua Prize

The Chautauqua Prize is an annual American literary award established by the Chautauqua Institute in 2012.
The winner receives US$7,500 and all travel and expenses for a one-week summer residency at Chautauqua.
It is a "national prize that celebrates a book of fiction or literary/narrative nonfiction that provides a richly rewarding reading experience and honors the author for a significant contribution to the literary arts."

 

2012 selection

The Sojourn

Chautauqua Prize 2012, Dayton Literary Peace Prize for Fiction 2012

by Andrew Krivak

A stunning debut novel of brutality and survival on the Southern Front of World War I.