Tag: Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence

  • Aaliyah Bilal wins Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence 2024

    Aaliyah Bilal wins Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence 2024

    Aaliyah Bilal’s short story collection Temple Folk was declared the Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence on Tuesday, May 21, 2024. Ernest J. Gaines was an award-winning novelist and short story writer from the USA who wrote books like Catherine Carmier (1964), Of Love and Dust (1967), Bloodline (1968), The Autobiography of Miss Jane…