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New York State Writers Hall of Fame

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The New York State Writers Hall of Fame or NYS Writers Hall of Fame is a project established in 2010 by the Empire State Center for the Book and the Empire State Book Festival and headquartered at the New York State Library in Albany, New York. The Hall of Fame was established "to highlight the rich literary heritage of the New York State and to recognize the legacy of individual New York State writers."[1]

New York State Writers Hall of Fame
Awarded for"to highlight the rich literary heritage of the New York State and to recognize the legacy of individual New York State writers."
LocationAlbany, New York, New York
CountryUnited States
Presented byEmpire State Center for the Book and the Empire State Book Festival
First awarded2010 (9 years ago) (2010)

New writers, both living and deceased, have been inducted annually since 2010. The seven members of the Class of 2019, which includes four living and three deceased writers, were inducted at a dinner at the Princeton Club of New York on June 4, 2019.

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List of Hall of Fame membersEdit

Inaugural class of 2010Edit

Class of 2011Edit

Class of 2012Edit

Class of 2013Edit

Class of 2014Edit

Class of 2015Edit

Class of 2016Edit

Class of 2017Edit

Class of 2018Edit

Class of 2019Edit

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