Awards, Honors, and Prizes

Awards, Honors, and Prizes
A Selected Listing


Nobel Prize in Literature (Sweden), 1978
Foreign Book Prize (France), 1965
Bancarella Prize (Italy), 1967
S.Y. Agnon Gold Medal (Israel), 1975

American Academy Grant, 1959
National Endowment for the Arts Grant, 1966

Newberry Honor Book Awards, 1968 & 1969
National Book Awards, 1970 & 1974

American Institute of Arts and Letters Arts and Letters Award in Literature, 1959
American Institute of Arts and Letters Gold Medal in Fiction, 1989

Louis Lamed Prize, 1950 & 1956
Epstein Fiction Award, 1963
Daroff Memorial Award, 1963

Edgar Allen Poe Award: Raven Award for Reader of the Year, 1983

Sacred Heart University Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters, November 1978
Jersey City State College Honorary Doctor of Hunane Letters, June 1981
University of Central Florida Honorary Doctor of Letters, May 1986
Long Island University Doctor of Letters, Honoris Causa, June 1978
New York University Honorary Doctor of Letters, June 1980
Carnegie-Melon University Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters, May 1978
University of Connecticut Honorary Doctor of Letters, May 1985


 
   
 
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