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Syracuse University, College of Arts and Sciences

Jonathan Dee

Dee portrait

Assistant Professor

English

412 Hall of Languages

315.443.9468

jrdee100@syr.edu


Biography

Jonathan Dee is the author of six novels, including A Thousand Pardons and The Privileges, which won the St. Francis College Literary Prize and the Prix Fitzgerald and was a finalist for the 2011 Pulitzer Prize. A National Magazine Award-nominated critic for Harper's, a former Contributing Writer for The New York Times Magazine, and a former Senior Editor of The Paris Review, he has received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Guggenheim Foundation.

Books

  • The Locals

    The Locals

    The Locals, by Jonathan Dee, Random House Trade 2018-08-21, 416pp., ISBN 9780812983395

  • A Thousand Pardons: A Novel

    A Thousand Pardons: A Novel

    A Thousand Pardons: A Novel, by Jonathan Dee, Random House Trade Paperbacks (August 6, 2013), 240pp., ISBN-13: 978-0812983388

  • The Privileges

    The Privileges

    The Privileges, by Jonathan Dee, Random House Trade 2010-10-05, 288pp., ISBN 9780812980790

  • Palladio

    Palladio

    Palladio, by Jonathan dee, Vintage (February 4, 2003), 400pp., ISBN-13: 978-0375726415

  • St. Famous

    St. Famous

    St. Famous, by Jonathan Dee, Doubleday (March 5, 2002), 348pp., ISBN-13: 978-0385507509

  • The Liberty Campaign

    The Liberty Campaign

    The Liberty Campaign, by Jonathan Dee, Gallery Books (August 1, 1995), 288pp., ISBN-13: 978-0671890858

  • Lover of History

    Lover of History

    Lover of History, by Jonathan Dee, Ticknor & Fields; First Edition edition (October 1, 1990), 228pp., ISBN-13: 978-0899199467

News

Creative Writing Achieves Novel Success

(Sept. 6, 2017)

Members of top-ranked M.F.A. program rack up honors, awards, new publications

Jonathan Dee Kicks Off Spring Carver Reading Series January 28

(Jan. 27, 2015)

His 2010 Novel Was a Pulitzer Finalist