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Janette Turner Hospital


Janette Turner Hospital is the author of eight novels and four short story collections, most recently Forecast: Turbulence. Her books have been published in multiple languages.

In 2003, she won the Queensland Premier’s Literary Award and the Patrick White Award. For 12 years, she held an endowed chair as Carolina Distinguished Professor of English at the University of South Carolina. In 2010, she was a Visiting Professor at Columbia University in New York.

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