Lauren Slater

Lauren Slater is the author of multiple books of both literary nonfiction and fiction. Her work has been translated into 17 languages and she is the recipient of numerous awards. The Drugs that Changed our Minds: A History of Psychiatry in Ten Treatments will be published in 2017 by Little, Brown.


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Open to any author writing in English about the Chicanx/Latinx experience, the Rivera Book Prize is committed to the discovery and fostering of extraordinary writing by a first-time or early career author whose work examines the long and varied contributions of Chicanx/Latinx in the US. The Rivera Book Prize aims to provide a platform that showcases the emerging literary talent of the Chicanx/Latinx community, to cultivate the next generation of Chicanx/Latinx writers, and to continue the rich literary memory of Tomás Rivera, Chicano author, poet, activist, and educator.

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