Sigrid Nunez (2017) + Xhenet Alu (2013) both landed a spot on Huffington Post's list 60 Books We Can't Wait to Read in 2018 Feb. 6 “The Friend,” Sigrid Nunez (Riverhead), Jan. 23 “Brass,” Xhenet Aliu (Random House) See the full list

Sigrid Nunez (2017) + Ingrid Rojas Contreras (2013) The Friend by Sigrid Nunez and Fruit of the Drunken Tree by Contreras are featured on Electric Lit's 46 Books By Women of Color to Read in 2018. Full list here

Lani Montreal (2016) FANBOYS: Poems about Teaching and Learning was accepted for publishing by Finishing Line Press. Lani worked on this poetry collection while in residence at the Djerassi Program.

Mark Tardi (2004) Mar's third book, The Circus of Trust, was released from Dalkey Archive Press! Learn more

Nancy Webb (2016) States of the Union accepted an essay written by Nancy Webb for publication. Nancy's experience at the Djerassi Program is recounted in her writing! Learn more

John Luther Adams (1986) wrote Becoming Desert: After almost 40 years, I left Alaska. In barrenness, I found new music. Read the full piece here

Nova Ren Suma (2012) read an excerpt from Nova Ren Suma's YA Novel A Room Away From The Wolves Read the excerpt here