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  • ISBN 0676549683
  • ISBN13 978-0676549683
  • Language English
  • Author John Updike
  • Publisher A. Knopf (1998)
  • Pages 21
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  • Size ePub 1780 kb
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Of Prizes And Print book. John Hoyer Updike was an American writer

Of Prizes And Print book. John Hoyer Updike was an American writer. Updike's most famous work is his Rabbit series (Rabbit, Run; Rabbit Redux; Rabbit Is Rich; Rabbit At Rest; and Rabbit Remembered). Rabbit is Rich and Rabbit at Rest both won Pulitzer Prizes for Updike. Describing his subject as "the American small town, Protestant middle class," Updike is well known for his careful craftsmanship and prolific writing, John Hoyer Updike was an American writer.

Paul LeCerc: It is a great pleasure to be here tonight to have the honor of introducing two of the most important forces in writing in our nation, the National Book Foundation, the sponsor of the National Book Awards, and John Updike, the recipient of the 1998 National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. The two have much in common. Throughout his brilliant career, he has relied on a single and a singular critical touchstone, a fervent relationship to the world.

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National Book Foundation announces 20 finalists for 1998 National Book Awards; they include .

National Book Foundation announces 20 finalists for 1998 National Book Awards; they include novelists Tom Wolfe and Robert Stone and literary critic Harold Bloom; others listed (M. The foundation named 20 finalists in four categories and also announced that the novelist John Updike would receive the 1998 National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. Of the 20 finalists, six have been finalists in the past, and two, Mr. Wolfe and Mr. Stone, are previous winners.

John Updike is the author of numerous books, including the acclaimed "Rabbit" .

John Updike is the author of numerous books, including the acclaimed "Rabbit" novels, Couples, In the Beauty of the Lilies, and Bech at Bay. He has won the National Book Award, the Pulitzer Prize, the American Book Award, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the William Dean Howells Medal from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. In 1998 he received the National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. Библиографические данные.

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The Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters is a lifetime achievement award presented by the Foundation at the final ceremony for the Book Awards. It recognizes someone who "has enriched literary heritage over a life of service, or a corpus of work.

New York: Knopf, 1998; London: Hamish Hamilton, 1998. Licks of Love: Short stories and a sequel. Of Prizes and Print: Remarks delivered on the occasion of his receiving the 1998 National Book Foundation medal for distinguished contribution to American letters. New York: Knopf, 2000; London: Hamish Hamilton, 2000. New York: Knopf, 1998. More Matter: Essays and criticism. New York: Knopf, 1999; London: Hamish Hamilton, 1999. Still Looking: Essays on American Art. New York: Knopf, 2005; London: Hamish Hamilton, 2005. Due Considerations: Essays and criticism. New York: Knopf, 2007; London: Hamish Hamilton, 2007.

Die Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters wird von der National Book Foundation seit 1988 als Ehrenpreis für ein Lebenswerk vergeben. National Book Foundation’s Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. Connected to: {{::readMoreArticle.

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