"Voyage of the Sable Venus," the first collection from Robin Coste Lewis, is the winner of this year's National Book Award for poetry. Lewis discussed her debut, her readers and her influences with Jeffrey Brown at the Miami Book Festival.
By PBS NewsHour
Ta-Nehisi Coates and Adam Johnson were among the four authors awarded Wednesday night at the 66th annual National Book Awards, one of the most prestigious literary prizes in the U.S.
By Corinne Segal
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