Post by annabelleleigh on Oct 15, 2008 14:39:20 GMT -5
I post this only because I find it amazing how much Bogosian gets around.
National Book Award Finalists Announced
By Lynn Andriani Publishers Weekly October 15, 2008
"Author Scott Turow announced this year’s National Book Award finalists in Chicago earlier today. The finalists include two previous NBA winners and three debut novelists. Among the fiction finalists are Peter Matthiessen, a 1979 winner for nonfiction, for his novel Shadow Country (Modern Library); and Marilynne Robinson, a finalist in 1983 and 1989, for her novel Home (FSG)...
...The winners will be announced on November 19 at a ceremony in New York City hosted by Eric Bogosian. Maxine Hong Kingston and Barney Rosset will receive lifetime achievement awards. A video of the announcement is available for viewing at www.nationalbook.org."