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Change Begins in Art: Ursula K. Le Guin’s Amazing NBA Acceptance Speech November 24, 2014: We’d be remiss if we didn’t highly recommend the speech from Ursula K. Le Guin at the National Book Awards, video of which is now online (see below). Le Guin, who was honored at the [...] by

Very Scary: The Paris Review Daily Unlocks Secrets to Two American Book Ceremonies November 21, 2014: For those who are still asking the five journalistic questions about the 2014 National Book Awards, The Paris Review Daily invites readers who have some bravery, to hop on a magical mystery tour of [...] by

Mary Szybist Wins National Book Award for Incarnadine November 21, 2013: Last night Mary Szybist took home the National Book Award for her latest collection, Incarnadine, published by Graywolf Press. From Publishers Weekly: The winners of the 64th National Book Awards [...] by

National Book Award Finalists Announced October 16, 2013: And the National Book Award finalists are: Frank Bidart, Metaphysical Dog (Farrar, Straus and Giroux) Lucie Brock-Broido, Stay, Illusion (Alfred A. Knopf) Adrian Matejka, The Big Smoke (Penguin [...] by

National Book Awards Long List Announced September 17, 2013: The new long list for the National Book Awards was announced this morning on the Daily Beast. A little about the list and the awards: The National Book Awards is running longlists for its four [...] by

Dude, where’s my canon? National Book Foundation contextualizes past poetry winners February 18, 2011: In January, the National Book Foundation announced the forthcoming launch of its blog dedicated to National Book Award-winning poetry. Well, as of February 14th, the blog is upon us! Starting will [...] by

13 bloggers cover 61 years of 57 National Book Award poets in 10 weeks January 11, 2011: For ten weeks beginning in February, The National Book Foundation will host a celebration of 61 years of National Book Awards poetry winners. Taking place both on their website and in panels and [...] by