Presenter of the National Book Awards

National Book Awards - 1951

FICTION

Winner:

William Faulkner , The Collected Stories of William Faulkner
> Appreciations on Best of National Book Awards Fiction Blog
> Read Neil Baldwin's National Book Award Classics Essay

* Special Citation

Brendan Gill, The Trouble of One House
- “Contenders” Fiction Finalists Exhibition Page >

NONFICTION

Winner:

Newton Arvin, Herman Melville

POETRY

Winner:

Wallace Stevens , The Auroras of Autumn
> Read His Acceptance Speech
> NBA Poetry Blog Essay and Archival Material for Stevens