Let’s not forget, in the thrill of firsts, that the people who follow matter as much as the ones who blaze the trail
Thomas Pynchon’s $100,000 prize makes us wonder: Are awards for improving the future, or celebrating the past?
Mar 23 2018 - Erin Bartnett
Disappearing tables, awkward introductions, and an open bar at one of America’s biggest literary events
Nov 16 2017 - Lucie Shelly
Fresh Faces Abound on the National Book Awards Longlist (Updated)Many of the contenders for the National Book Foundation’s fiction award are debut authors and indie publishers