Judith Frank Receives Literary Grant

Contact: Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.—Judith Frank, associate professor of English at Amherst College, has received the Astraea Foundation’s Emerging Lesbian Writers’ Fund fiction grant for the year 2000.

Noah's Ark: Judith Frank Reads from Her Novel In Progress

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Noah’s Ark centers upon a gay couple who become the guardians of two small children when one’s brother and sister-in-law, who live in Jerusalem, are killed in a café bombing.

My Life: Judith Frank, Professor of English

Amherst English Professor Judith Frank Lands NEA Grant for New Book

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December 18, 2007 Contact: Caroline Jenkins Hanna Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

Novelist Judith Frank To Read at Amherst College Feb. 25

February 7, 2002 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass -- Judith Frank, author and associate professor of English at Amherst College, will read from her novel, Crybaby Butch, at 8 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 25, 2002, in Converse Hall at Amherst College. The event, sponsored by the Amherst College Amherst Creative Writing Center, is free and open to the public.

Frank Receives Literary Grant

AMHERST, Mass. - Judith Frank, associate professor of English at Amherst College, has received the Astraea Foundation's Emerging Lesbian Writers' Fund fiction grant for the year 2000. Judith Frank, who has taught at Amherst since 1988 and been director of the Creative Writing Program, will use the $10,000 grant to help fund a one-year sabbatical, during which she hopes to complete her first novel, Crybaby Butch.

Amherst College English Professor Judith Frank is Author of New Novel

January 6, 2005Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.-Judith Frank, author and professor of English at Amherst College, is the author of Crybaby Butch ($14.95, 416 pp., Firebrand Books, Ann Arbor, 2002), a new novel that examines, with warmth and wit, the surprising turns that issues of education, gender, class and racial identity can cause in people's lives.

Amherst College English Professor Judith Frank is Finalist for Lambda Literary Award

January 28, 2005Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.--- Judith Frank, author and professor of English at Amherst College, has been named a finalist for a Lambda Literary Award for her new novel, Crybaby Butch (2004). The awards will be presented in New York City on Thursday, June 2, at the Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies at the City University of New York.

Amherst College English Professor Judith Frank Receives Lambda Literary Award

June 3, 2005 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Judith Frank, author and professor of English at Amherst College, has received a Lambda Literary Award for her novel Crybaby Butch (2004). The awards were presented last night in New York City at the Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies at the City University of New York.

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