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A Year Of Trump Video

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Jesmyn Ward wins second NBA for Fiction

2017 has been a stellar year for women writers. 15 of the 20 National Book Award finalists were women. Find all finalists and winners on the National Book Award website.

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When New York City Was a (Literal) Battlefield

For the research of his new book, Revolution Song, Russell Shorto explored the five boroughs of New York. With old maps in one hand and Google Maps in the other, the author roamed across the city’s boroughs, searching for remnants of the American Revolution.