Nam Le wins Dylan Thomas Prize!

One Story author Nam Le has won the 2008 Dylan Thomas Prize, for his short story collection, The Boat.The Guardian reports: “The chairman of the judges, Peter Florence, hailed Le as a “winner worthy of Dylan Thomas. Nam tackles his own background and circumstances as well as that of others with a clear eye, focused intelligence and wonderful use of words,” Florence said. “He is, in this panel’s opinion, a phenomenal literary talent, and I look forward to following his career as it progresses.” To read the rest of the article, go here.Congratulations to Nam!!

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