Maggie Nelson
#47328 Overall Influence

Maggie Nelson

American writer

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Maggie Nelson is an American writer. She has been described as a genre-busting writer defying classification, working in autobiography, art criticism, theory, scholarship, and poetry. Nelson has been the recipient of a 2016 MacArthur Fellowship, a 2012 Creative Capital Literature Fellowship, a 2011 NEA Fellowship in Poetry, and a 2010 Guggenheim Fellowship in Nonfiction. Other honors include the 2015 National Book Critics Circle Award in Criticism and a 2007 Andy Warhol Foundation/Creative Capital Arts Writers Grant.

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Schools

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The New School
The New School

University in New York City, located mostly in Greenwich Village

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Wesleyan University
Wesleyan University

Private liberal arts college in Middletown, Connecticut

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Pratt Institute
Pratt Institute

Private art college located in Brooklyn, New York, USA

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Graduate Center, CUNY
Graduate Center, CUNY

Doctoral-granting institution of the City University of New York in New York City, US

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University of Southern California
University of Southern California

Private research university in Los Angeles, California, United States

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California Institute of the Arts
California Institute of the Arts

University located in Valencia, in Los Angeles County, California

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#8594 World Rank #1787 USA Rank
Literature