Category: Arts & Culture
Award: Best Author- 2015 and 2017.
Year Won: 2015, 2017
Pick: Editor's Pick
With his debut novel, Mira Corpora, Jackson garnered praise from Don DeLillo and was a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. (He’s working on his second novel now.) His experimental plays have exploded in New York, with five performed by an Obie Award-winning company. He’s also an arts and culture critic with a long list of publications on his resume.