Monday, January 14, 2013

Kevin Young among finalists for National Book Critics Circle Prizes

Posted By on Mon, Jan 14, 2013 at 11:39 AM

Local poet, essayist, and Emory professor Kevin Young is among the finalists for the National Book Critics Circle prizes announced this morning. His first book of non-fiction, The Grey Album: On the Blackness of Blackness, is a finalist for criticism along with books by Paul Elie, David Mendelson, Mary Ruefle, and Marina Warner.

For a full list of the finalists, head over to the Washington Post. The winners will be announced on February 28.

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