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Denis Johnson

Denis Johnson is the author of The Name of the World, Already Dead, Jesus’ Son, Resuscitation of a Hanged Man, Fiskadoro, The Stars at Noon¬†and Angels. His poetry has been collected in the volume The Throne of the Third Heaven of the Nations Millennium General Assembly. He is the recipient of a Lannan Fellowship and a Whiting Writer’s Award, among many other honors for his work. His novel Tree Smoke won the National Book Award in 2007, and Train Dreams was shortlisted for the Pulitzer Prize.