Awards & Winners

Mary Karr

Date of Birth 16-January-1955
Place of Birth Groves
(Jefferson County, Texas)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Marlene Karr
Profession Memoirist, Essayist, Poet, Writer
Mary Karr is an American poet, essayist and memoirist. She rose to fame in 1995 with the publication of her bestselling memoir The Liars' Club. She is the Peck Professor of English Literature at Syracuse University.

Awards by Mary Karr

Check all the awards nominated and won by Mary Karr.


New York Times 10 Best Books of the Year
Honored for : LIT: A Memoir


Nominations 1995 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography/Autobiography The Liars' Club