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    Gore Vidal Interview

    Gore Vidal was interviewed while at the 60th annual National Book Awards ceremony at Cipriani in New York City where he would be presented with a Medal for Distinguished Contribution to…

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    2009 National Book Awards

    The 60th annual National Book Awards ceremony was held at Cipriani in New York City with Andy Borowitz as the host. The National Book Foundation presented a Medal for Distinguished…

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    Robert Caro Interview

    Robert Caro was interviewed while at the 60th annual National Book Awards ceremony at Cipriani in New York City. He talked about his multi-volume biography of Lyndon Johnson, The Years…

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    Book Discussion on Just Kids

    Patti Smith talked about her memoir Just Kids, which was a finalist for the 2010 National Book Award for Nonfiction. The book is about her relationship with photographer Robert…

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    Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters

    Tom Wolfe talked about his literary career as he was about to be awarded the 2010 National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. He was interviewed…

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    Book Discussion on Nothing to Envy

    Barbara Demick talked about her book Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea, which was a finalist for the 2010 National Book Award for Nonfiction. 
    She was interviewed during…

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    Book Discussion on Every Man in This Village is a Liar

    Megan Stack talked about her book Every Man in This Village Is a Liar: An Education in War, which was a finalist for the 2010 National Book Award for Nonfiction. In the book she…

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    2013 National Book Awards

    The National Book Foundation presented the 2013 National Book Awards at a ceremony at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. The Literarian Award for Outstanding Service to the…

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    Book Discussion on Cultures of War

    John Dower talked about his book Cultures of War: Pearl Harbor, Hiroshima, 9-11, Iraq, which was a finalist for the 2010 National Book Award for Nonfiction.
    He was interviewed during the…

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    Book Discussion on The First Tycoon

    T.J. Stiles, a finalist in the non-fiction category, was interviewed while at the 60th annual National Book Awards ceremony at Cipriani in New York City. He talked about his nominated…

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    2012 National Book Awards

    Television and radio host Faith Salie hosted the 63rd annual National Book Awards. The National Book Foundation presented The Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters…

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    2011 National Book Awards Ceremony

    The National Book Foundation presented the 2011 National Book Awards at a ceremony at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City with John Lithgow as the master of ceremonies. The Medal for…

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    What Are You Reading?: Mika Brzezinski

    While at the 60th annual National Book Awards ceremony at Cipriani in New York City, Mika Brzezinski was asked what books she was reading. She mentioned The Glass Castle: A Memoir and…

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    2007 National Book Awards

    The National Book Foundation presented the 58th Annual National Book Awards for best book in each of the categories of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and young people’s…

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    Book Discussion on Secret Historian

    Justin Spring talked about his book Secret Historian: The Life and Times of Samuel Steward, Professor, Tattoo Artist, and Sexual Renegade, which was a finalist for the 2010 National Book…

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    What Are You Reading?: Joe Scarborough

    While at the 60th annual National Book Awards ceremony at Cipriani in New York City, former Representative Joe Scarborough was asked what books he was reading. He mentioned My Paper…

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    Book Discussion on The Poison King

    Adrienne Mayor, a finalist in the non-fiction category, was interviewed while at the 60th annual National Book Awards ceremony at Cipriani in New York City. She talked about her…

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    Book Discussion on Remarkable Creatures

    Sean Carroll, a finalist in the non-fiction category, was interviewed while at the 60th annual National Book Awards ceremony at Cipriani in New York City. He talked about his nominated…

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    2005 National Book Awards Ceremony

    The National Book Foundation presented the 56th Annual National Book Awards for best book in each of the categories of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and young people’s…

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    What Are You Reading?: Robert Caro

    While at the 60th annual National Book Awards ceremony at Cipriani in New York City, Robert Caro was asked what books he was reading. He talked about why he was re-reading The Prime…

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