Mia Couto Wins Neustadt Prize

November 4, 2013

Mozambican author Mia Couto has won the 2014 Neustadt Prize. The prize, which awards the recipient $50,000 and is sponsored by the University of Oklahoma, recognizes exceptional fiction writers, poets and playwrights from around the world. Pair with Philip Graham’s Millions essay on Couto.

is a staff writer for The Millions. He lives in New York.