Benjamin Ludwig

Instructor & Writer
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Benjamin Ludwig is the author of Ginny Moon, which was a Barnes and Noble Discover Great New Writers selection, one of’s Best Books of 2017, and received starred reviews from Publishers Weekly, Library Journal, BookPage, and Booklist. His novella, Sourdough, won the 2013 Clay Reynolds Prize for the Novella. A former English teacher and new-teacher mentor, he teaches for AWP’s mentorship program, Writer to Writer. You can find him online at, as well as on Twitter (@biludwig).