Thurber Prize for American Humor

Given by Thurber House

Muut nimet: Thurber Prize for American Humor Finalist (englanti), Thurber Prize for American Humor Semi Finalist (englanti)
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Awarded annually, the Thurber Prize for American Humor is one of the highest recognitions of humor writing in the United States. A panel of national judges selects three finalists from eight or nine

näytä lisää semi-finalists. Previously held in New York City, the Thurber Prize returned to its hometown roots—Columbus, Ohio—beginning in 2018.
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Stages:
Kaikki, Winner (21), Finalist (27), Semi-Finalist (1)
Luokat:
Kaikki, Special Honor (1), No Category (48)
Vuodet:
Kaikki, 2020 (1), 2019 (1), 2018 (1), 2017 (1), 2016 (1), 2015 (1), 2014 (2), 2013 (3), 2012 (3), 2011 (3), 2010 (3), 2009 (4), 2008 (3), 2007 (3), 2006 (3), 2005 (3), 2004 (3), 2001 (6), 1999 (1), 1997 (3)

Winner 21

Semi-Finalist 1

Finalist 27

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Hope: A Tragedy: A Novel (tekijä: Shalom Auslander)2013
Lunatics (tekijä: Dave Barry)2013
Pawnee: The Greatest Town in America (tekijä: Leslie Knope)2012
Starting from Happy: A Novel (tekijä: Patricia Marx)2012
Sleepwalk with Me: and Other Painfully True Stories (tekijä: Mike Birbiglia)2011
Sports from Hell: My Search for the World's Dumbest Competition (tekijä: Rick Reilly)2011
Why Is My Mother Getting a Tattoo?: And Other Questions I Wish I Never Had to Ask (tekijä: Jancee Dunn)2010
Mennonite in a Little Black Dress: A Memoir of Going Home (tekijä: Rhoda Janzen)2010
I Was Told There'd Be Cake (tekijä: Sloane Crosley)2009
Wrack and Ruin (tekijä: Don Lee)2009
The Idiot Girl and the Flaming Tantrum of Death: Reflections on Revenge, Germophobia, and Laser Hair Removal (tekijä: Laurie Notaro)2009
Him Her Him Again The End of Him (tekijä: Patricia Marx)2008
Kusiaistarha ja muita epätoivoisia tilanteita (tekijä: Simon Rich)2008
Walking in Circles Before Lying Down: A Novel (tekijä: Merrill Markoe)2007
I Shouldn't Even Be Doing This! (tekijä: Bob Newhart)2007
Texas Hold 'Em: How I Was Born in a Manger, Died in the Saddle, and Came Back as a Horny Toad (tekijä: Kinky Friedman)2006
Time Won't Let Me: A Novel (tekijä: Bill Scheft)2006
The Borowitz Report: The Big Book of Shockers (tekijä: Andy Borowitz)2005
Funny in Farsi: A Memoir of Growing Up Iranian in America (tekijä: Firoozeh Dumas)2005
Me and Orson Welles: A Novel (tekijä: Robert Kaplow)2004
The Day I Turned Uncool: Confessions of a Reluctant Grown-up (tekijä: Dan Zevin)2004
Trillionaire Next Door: The Greedy Investor's Guide to Day Trading (tekijä: Andy Borowitz)2001
In a Sunburned Country (tekijä: Bill Bryson)2001
Men My Mother Dated and Other Mostly True Tales (tekijä: Brett Leveridge)2001
It Takes a Village Idiot : A Memoir of Life After the City (tekijä: Jim Mullen)2001
Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot (tekijä: Al Franken)1997
Naked (tekijä: David Sedaris)1997

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Awarded annually, the Thurber Prize for American Humor is one of the highest recognitions of humor writing in the United States. A panel of national judges selects three finalists from eight or nine semi-finalists. Previously held in New York City, the Thurber Prize returned to its hometown roots—Columbus, Ohio—beginning in 2018.

(English, Unclassified)
URL: https://library.cscc.edu/cobaa/awards
The Thurber Prize for American Humor, named after American humorist James Thurber, recognizes outstanding contributions in humor writing by American authors. (English, Member-written)
The Thurber Prize for American Humor, named after James Thurber, recognizes outstanding contributions in humor writing by American authors. (English, Member-written)

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