Sep 11

Ursula K. Le Guin Will Receive Lifetime Achievement Award by National Book Foundation

le guinUrsula K. LeGuin (above) National Book Awards, announced today that it will be awarded the National Book Awards 2014 Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters at the National Book Awards ceremony on November 19. In the announcing press release, Harold Augenbraum, the Foundation’s Executive Director, said  “She has shown how great writing will obliterate the antiquated—and never really valid—line between popular and literary art. Her influence will be felt for decades to come.” LeGuin is a Portland, Oregon resident.

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