Past Winners

Below is a list of past winners of The Essay Prize.

2014 Winner

Sophie Calle

The Address Book
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2013 Winner

David Rakoff

David Rakoff

Waiting
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2012 Winner

Lauren Redniss

Radioactive
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2011 Winner

Judith Schalansky

Atlas of Remote Islands

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2010 Winner

Jad Abumrad and Robert Krulwich

“New Normal?”

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2009 Winner

Mary Ruefle

“The Most of It”

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2008 Winner

Joshua Raskin

“I Met the Walrus”

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2007 Winner

Aaron Kunin

“Secret Architecture”

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