Hurrah! Ursula K. Le Guin Voted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters

Ursula K. Le Guin, photo by Marian Wood KolischCongratulations to Ursula K. Le Guin, who has been voted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

The new inductees will be formally welcomed at a ceremony at the New York-based academy in May 2017.

More information at SF Gate.


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13 Responses to Hurrah! Ursula K. Le Guin Voted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters

  1. This is wonderful news. Congratulations!

  2. Wow! Congratulations, Ms. Le Guin!

  3. Alex Carmical says:

    Huzzah! I approbate this induction. It’s about frigging time.

  4. Lena Jonsson says:


  5. Thank you, Dear Ursula, for all your wonderful words. I’m glad you have been recognized at last. You deserve this.

  6. Sara Stamey says:

    Well deserved — congratulations!

  7. Zena says:

    A wonderful achievement. You are an inspiration to all of us!

  8. Pernilla L says:

    Wonderful and so well deserved! Congratulations!

  9. Paul says:

    Hi. Wonderful news. I’ve been calling you “one of our best living writers” for decades. Glad the “official” approbations are finally catching on and catching up!

  10. Koz says:

    You are brilliant and every should recognize it. Congratuluations!

  11. John McKean says:

    While we gentle readers knew you deserved this honor long ago, I could not help but notice that they listed you only as a “writer”. You are far more than that to us who have appreciated your gift for all of these years! Congratulations and best wishes!