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Dayton Literary Peace Prize

The Dayton Literary Peace Price  has been awared to authors who wrote books on a young white supremacist's awakening and on Iranian refugees in Sweden. 

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A Native American author whose work highlighted his culture and its traditions is this year's winner of the Richard C. Holbrooke Distinguished Achievement Award, a lifetime achievement award celebrating literature's power to foster peace and understanding. 

The Dayton Literary Peace Prize has been awarded to the author of a novel about a displaced Palestinian family, and a the author of book of nonfiction essays exploring race and identity during Barack Obama's presidency.  

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Dayton Literary Peace Prize officials have chosen John Irving as this year's recipient of the Richard C. Holbrooke Distinguished Achievement Award. 

The authors of two books examining how political conflict impacts individuals are winners of awards from a Dayton group that celebrates the power of literature to foster peace, social justice and global understanding.

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An Irish novelist, journalist and essayist has been named the winner of a lifetime achievement award celebrating the power of literature to foster peace, social justice and global understanding.