MacDowell fellows can spend up to eight weeks working undisturbed at a retreat in New Hampshire.
The award, from the Poetry Society of America and the T.S. Eliot Foundation, comes with a $20,000 prize.
Three poets, one spoken-word artist and one children's author will each receive $25,000.
She was a Talking Volume guest in 2010.
The play, "The White Card," premiered in Boston last month.
Amy Goldstein's nonfiction account won the J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize.
The $50,000 awards go to writers of great promise.
The Minnesota writers were among 15 authors to be honored.
Poet published by Graywolf, Laura Ingalls Wilder biographer lead all-women list of book critics honorees
The six writing winners are all women in this year's lineup.
Her new book, "Louisiana's Way Home," a companion to her National Book Award-finalist novel "Raymie Nightingale," will be published in October.
The nominees for the former Orange Prize include Jesmyn Ward and Jennifer Egan.
The Minnesota Book Award-winner's new YA novel moves from Minneapolis to Liberia and beyond.
The monkey with a tool belt, created by Duluth artist Chris Monroe, started out as a children's book but is moving to a Netflix series.
The free literary events at Mpls. Central Library will also feature the Star Tribune art critic, Alicia Eler.
The Minneapolis publisher is on a roll, with two books in the running for the PEN/Jean Stein best book of the year award.
"Ice Your Library" invites you to gussy up your library with ice and snow in hopes of a $200 gift card.
Carmen Maria Machado's "Her Body and Other Parties" wins the National Book Critics Circle award for best debut book of the year. The lifetime achievement award will go to John McPhee. Other winners will be announced in March.
The author of "A Year in Provence" was 78
The next in the Loft Literary Center's "big ideas" series will take place March 19.
The Artist at Pine Needles residency program is looking for artists-in-residence who create art about nature.