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Owen Wister Award

Congratulations to Will Bagley, this year's recipient of the Owen Wister Award from the Western Writers of America. Among other awards, Bagley won the WHA's Caughey Western HIstory Award in 2003 for Blood of the Prophets: Brigham Young and the Mountain Meadows Massacre (Norman: University of Oklahoma, 2002). For the WWA award, check out this link: