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Sven Beckert Wins Bancroft Prize in History

Sven Beckert, Laird Bell Professor of History at Harvard University, has won the 2015 Bancroft Prize in History for Empire of Cotton: A Global History. … Read more

2014 National Book Critics Circle Award Winners Announced

Congratulations to David Brion Davis, who has won the National Book Critics Circle Award in the nonfiction category for his book The Problem of Slavery … Read more

Sir Terry Pratchett Dies at 66

We are deeply saddened to announce that fantasy author Sir Terry Pratchett has died at age 66, after battling Alzheimer’s disease for eight years. Best … Read more

Jennifer Clement, Jenny Offill, and Emily St. John Mandel Finalists for PEN/Faulkner Fiction Prize

Please join us in congratulating Jennifer Clement, author of Prayers for the Stolen, Jenny Offill, author of Dept. of Speculation, and Emily St. John Mandel, … Read more