Day: January 24, 2024

Thirtieth Mary Frances Hobson Prize for Distinguished Achievement in Arts and Letters

DeShawn Charles Winslow

Chowan University is pleased to announce that De’Shawn Charles Winslow is the recipient of the 2024 Mary Frances Hobson Prize for Distinguished Achievement in Arts and Letters. His novels, In West Mills and Decent People, are explorations of a small African American community in northeastern North Carolina. In making the announcement, theHobson Prize Selection Committee noted, “Winslow is known for […]