John Gregory Brown

John Gregory BrownJulia Jackson Nichols Professor of English and Creative Writing

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B.A., English | Tulane University
M.A., English | Louisiana State University
M.A., The Writing Seminars | Johns Hopkins University

John Gregory Brown is the author of the novels “Decorations in a Ruined Cemetery”; “The Wrecked, Blessed Body of Shelton Lafleur”; “Audubon’s Watch”; and “A Thousand Miles from Nowhere.” His honors include a Lyndhurst Prize, the Lillian Smith Award, the John Steinbeck Award, a Howard Foundation fellowship, the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities Book of the Year Award and most recently, the Emyl Jenkins Sexton Literary Award for Fiction from the Library of Virginia.