Judges Alexander Chee, Marc Fitten, and Deirdre McNamer have announced their list of finalists for the 2015 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction. The winner will be announced on April 7th, and the 35th Annual PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction Ceremony & Dinner will be held on Saturday, May 2nd, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. at the Folger Shakespeare Library.
- Jeffery Renard Allen, author of Song of the Shank (Graywolf Press)
- Jennifer Clement, author of Prayers for the Stolen (Hogarth)
- Atticus Lish, author of Preparation for the Next Life (Tyrant Books)
- Emily St. John Mandel, author of Station Eleven (Alfred A. Knopf)
- Jenny Offill, author of Dept. of Speculation (Alfred A. Knopf)