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Highlights from Annie Proulx’s speech at the 2017 National Book Awards Ceremony

Highlights from Annie Proulx’s speech at the 2017 National Book Awards Ceremony

Proulx was awarded the National Book Foundation’s Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters for her exceptional work and signific

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Acceptance Speech

Robert Lowell accepts the 1960 National Book Award in Poetry for <em>Life Studies</em>

Robert Lowell accepts the 1960 National Book Award in Poetry for Life Studies

Last Monday when I was telephoning my editor for a little instruction and coaching for this speech, the secretary seemed reluctant to put my call thro

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