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Video: NBCC Awards Ceremony for Award Year 2017

March 15, 2018, The New School, New York, NY Welcome: Luis Jaramillo, Interim Director, The New School Writing Program  Opening Remarks: Kate

NBCC Awards: John McPhee Accepts the Sandrof Award for Lifetime Achievement

John McPhee is a journalist, essayist, author, and longtime journalism professor at Princeton University. He is the author of more than 30 books,

NBCC Awards: Charles Finch, Balakian Award for Excellence in Reviewing

The recipient of the 2017 Nona Balakian Citation for Excellence in Reviewing, given to an NBCC member for exceptional critical work, was Charles

NBCC Awards: Carmen Maria Machado, John Leonard Award Winner

Carmen Maria Machado’s fiction collection Her Body and Other Parties (Graywolf) was the recipient of the John Leonard Prize, recognizing an