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Oct 28, 2014, 09:02 ET
The Eugene & Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award annually recognizes the contributions of Indiana authors to the state and national literary landscapes. Award winners receive a cash prize, and their Indiana hometown public library receives a $2,500 grant from the Indianapolis Public Library Foundation, funded by the generosity of The Glick Fund; The 2014 Indiana Authors Award winners are, from left to right: Regional Author Winner Norbert Krapf from Indianapolis, National Author Winner Michael Shelden from Bloomington, Ind.; and Emerging Author Winner Kelsey Timmerman from Muncie.

Top authors celebrated at 2014 Indiana Authors Award

 Three nationally recognized authors were celebrated at a special Indiana Authors Award celebration last Saturday: Michael Shelden, Norbert...

Jan 31, 2014, 08:51 ET
Call for nominations for the Indiana Authors Award run Feb. 3 - Mar. 21, 2014.  (PRNewsFoto/Indianapolis Public Library Foundation)

Library Foundation opens nominations for 2014 Eugene & Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award

 The call for nominations for the 2014 Eugene & Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award opens on Feb. 3 and extends through March 21, 2014....

Nov 12, 2013, 09:00 ET
The Eugene & Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award annually recognizes the contributions of Indiana authors to the state and national literary landscapes. Award winners receive a cash prize and, in addition, each winner's Indiana hometown public library receives a grant of $2,500 from the Indianapolis Public Library Foundation, which is funded by the generosity of The Glick Fund.The 2013 Indiana Authors Award winners are, from left to right: National Winner Michael Martone, a native of Fort Wayne, Ind.; Regional Winner James H. Madison from Bloomington, Ind.; and Emerging Author Winner Mike Mullin from Indianapolis.  (PRNewsFoto/The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation)

Indiana Authors Award and The Glick Fund announce 2013 Authors Award winners, five years of additional funding

 The Indiana Authors Award, together with Marianne Glick announced that The Glick Fund has renewed funding support for the Indiana Authors...

Jan 31, 2013, 13:27 ET
Call for nominations opens Feb. 1 for the Indiana Authors Award.  (PRNewsFoto/Indianapolis Public Library Foundation)

Library Foundation opens nominations for 2013 Eugene & Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award

 A call for nominations for the 2013 Eugene & Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award opens on Feb. 1 and extends through March 22, 2013. The...

Oct 26, 2012, 09:52 ET
Four Indiana authors demonstrating the best of Indiana's influence on the nation's literary landscape recently received a 2012 Eugene & Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award by The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation: (L-R) Dan Wakefield (Lifetime Achievement Honoree), Christopher Coake (Emerging Author winner), Barbara Shoup (Regional Author winner) and John Green (National Author winner).  (PRNewsFoto/The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation)

2012 Indiana Authors Award Recipients Honored

 James Whitcomb Riley. Kurt Vonnegut. Ernie Pyle. James Alexander Thom. These recognizable names and others demonstrate the best of Indiana's...

Feb 07, 2012, 09:47 ET
Nominations now open for 2012 Indiana Authors Award. Go to www.indianaauthorsaward.org.  (PRNewsFoto/The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation)

Library Foundation Opens Nominations for 2012 Eugene & Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award

 A call for nominations for the 2012 Eugene & Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award opens on Feb. 7 and extends through March 23,...

Nov 30, 2011, 15:33 ET
Three Indiana authors demonstrating the best of Indiana's influence on the nation's literary landscape recently received a 2011 Eugene & Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award by The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation: (L-R) Micah Ling (Emerging Author winner), Helen Frost (Regional Author winner) and Margaret McMullan (National Author winner).  (PRNewsFoto/Indianapolis Public Library Foundation)

2011 Indiana Authors Award Recipients Honored

 James Whitcomb Riley. Kurt Vonnegut. Ernie Pyle. James Alexander Thom. These recognizable names and others demonstrate the best...

Feb 01, 2011, 10:18 ET
2011 Indiana Authors Award nominations can be submitted at www.indianaauthorsaward.org.  (PRNewsFoto/Indianapolis-Marion County Public Library Foundation)

Library Foundation opens nominations for 2011 Eugene & Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award

A call for nominations for the 2011 Eugene & Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award opens on Feb. 1 and extends through March 25, 2011. The award...

Nov 22, 2010, 09:47 ET
Three Indiana authors demonstrating the best of Indiana's influence on the nation's literary landscape recently received a 2010 Eugene & Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award by the Indianapolis/Marion County Public Library Foundation: (L-R) Ray Boomhower (regional author winner), Scott Russell Sanders (national author winner) and Gregg Schwipps (emerging author winner).  (PRNewsFoto/Indianapolis-Marion County Public Library Foundation)

Indiana Authors Recognized and Honored

James Whitcomb Riley. Kurt Vonnegut. Ernie Pyle. James Alexander Thom. These recognizable names and others demonstrate the best of Indiana's...

Feb 01, 2010, 08:51 ET

Library Foundation Opens Nominations for 2010 Eugene & Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award

A Call for Nominations for the 2010 Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award opens on Feb.1 and extends through March 26, 2010. The Award is...

Dec 03, 2009, 18:04 ET
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Nationally acclaimed author James Alexander Thom shares his remarks after winning the Indiana Authors Award in the national author category on September 26, 2009. "I can only compare it with that first call I ever got from an editor, so long ago, saying, 'We love your story and we want to publish it.'" One of Indiana's best known contemporary authors, Thom's body of work includes Follow the River, Long Knife, From Sea to Shining Sea, and Panther in the Sky. (PRNewsFoto/Indianapolis-Marion County Public Library Foundation)[AP]
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 12/03/2009

Successful Indiana Authors Award to Become Annual Event

Hoosier philanthropist Eugene Glick wanted to elevate the literary arts in Indiana and draw attention to Indiana's "home-grown" literary...