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Ocean Vuong Named 2019 MacArthur Fellow

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Ocean Vuong, an assistant professor in the English Department's Masters of Fine Arts Program for Poets and Writers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, today was named a 2019 MacArthur Fellow in the Fiction and Non-Fiction Writing category.

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