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  • Panel Discussion on Creating Books
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    Panel Discussion on Creating Books

    Panelists talked about how a book is created. The panelists included Lin Enger, author of The High Divide; Kathy Pories and Ina Stern of Algonquin Books; literary agent P.J. Mark; and Barbara Hoffert, editor…

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  • 3rd Annual Librarian Shout and Share
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    3rd Annual Librarian Shout and Share

    Collection development librarians shared their favorite books of 2011. Suggestions were also made by members of the audience. Barbara Genco moderated. Co-sponsored by the Association of American…

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  • National Book Critics Circle Book Awards Ceremony
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    National Book Critics Circle Book Awards Ceremony

    Winners for the publishing year 2000, announced during this program, were: Ted Conover, author of Newjack: Guarding Sing Sing, for General Nonfiction; Cynthia Ozick, author of Quarrel and…

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  • National Book Critics Circle Book Awards Readings
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    National Book Critics Circle Book Awards Readings

    Finalists for the National Book Critics Circle Book Awards for books published in 2000 read from their works.

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  • National Book Critics Circle Awards
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    National Book Critics Circle Awards

    Finalists for the National Book Critics Circle Award read excerpts from their submissions. Awards were then presented for five categories: general nonfiction, criticism, poetry,…

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  • Discussion of Fall Books
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    Discussion of Fall Books

    Participants discussed books due to be released in the Fall of 1999. The first portion focuses on nonfiction works and the second portion focuses on children’s books.

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  • The Ethics of Book Reviewing
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    The Ethics of Book Reviewing

    Panelists discussed book reviews and the state of critical fairness and ethics in today’s market. They stressed that the intent of critics is to benefit the reader, not the publishing…

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  • National Book Critic Circle Awards
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    National Book Critic Circle Awards

    The annual awards ceremony honored numerous authors for their outstanding works in fiction, nonfiction, poetry and biography.

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  • The Book Trip
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    The Book Trip

    “The Book Trip” describes the journey of a book from writing to reader. Ms. Heilbrun talked about how she writes nonfiction books and mystery stories. Then others described editing and…

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  • Book Reviewing
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    Book Reviewing

    Several book review editors discussed the art of book reviewing. They also offered advice to authors and publishers on how to get works reviewed by major publications. Following their…

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