The National Book Critics Circle award winners have been revealed.
Mira Bartók won the autobiography award for The Memory Palace: A Memoir, published by Free Press.
Geoff Dyer won the criticism award for Otherwise Known as the Human Condition: Selected Essays and Reviews, published by Graywolf Press.
John Lewis Gaddis won the biography award for George F. Kennan: An American Life, published by Penguin Press.
Maya Jasanoff won the nonfiction prize for Liberty's Exiles: American Loyalists in the Revolutionary World, published by Knopf.
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Laura Kasischke won the poetry award for Space, in Chains, published by Copper Canyon Press.
Edith Pearlman won the prize for fiction for her short story collection Binocular Vision: New & Selected Stories, published by Lookout.
Kathryn Schulz received the Nona Balakian Citation for Excellence in Reviewing award.
Robert B. Silvers received the Ivan Sandrof Lifetime Achievement Award.