Alumni News: Randol Contreras Wins UC Press First Book Award
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- Alumni News: Randol Contreras Wins UC Press First Book Award
Graduate Center alumnus Randol Contreras (Sociology, 2008), was awarded the 2013 PEN Center/UC Press Exceptional First Book Award for his book The Stickup Kids: Race, Drugs, Violence, and the American Dream (University of California Press, 2012). He received the honor at the 23rd Annual Literary Award Festival, hosted by PEN Center USA on October 14 in Los Angeles.
Submitted on: NOV 10, 2013