September 29, 2015
The MacArthur grant awards $625,000, “no strings attached” to “talented individuals who have shown extraordinary originality and dedication in their creative pursuits and a marked capacity for self-direction.”
September 21, 2015
Overall, it’s fair to say that this year’s NBA longlist more accurately reflects the diversity of nonfiction as a genre and points toward innovations that promise to invigorate it.
September 17, 2015
An eclectic Fiction longlist includes some highly touted titles alongside intriguing newcomers.
September 15, 2015
The Booker Prize has whittled down its longlist to an intriguing shortlist, and none of the authors tapped has previously won the Prize.
July 29, 2015
The Booker judges have put together a diverse and intriguing list.
April 20, 2015
For the second year running, the year’s break-out literary bestseller takes home the prize.
April 15, 2015
The IMPAC tends to be interesting for the breadth of books it considers, and the 2015 shortlist is no exception.
March 12, 2015
The winners of the National Book Critics Circle Award have been announced in New York City.
January 19, 2015
by C. Max Magee
As often tends to be the case, the NBCC is offering up what may be the most well-rounded fiction shortlist you’ll find.
November 19, 2014
The 2014 National Book Award winners were announced tonight in New York City. The big prize for Fiction went to Redeployment by Phil Klay