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Assistant Professor Alissa Nutting named semifinalist in Thurber Prize for humor contest

The Thurber Prize for American Humor is the highest recognition of the art of humor writing in the United States. A panel of national judges selects the three finalists from seven or eight semi-finalists. The three finalists are required to attend the awards ceremony in Columbus, Ohio. The Prize returns to Columbus after several years in New York City. Guests will be entertained during a spectacular evening of humor culminating with the announcement of the 2018 winner of The Thurber Prize for American Humor.

See the full list of semifinalists.

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