Sunday, December 5

1995 National Book Critics Circle Award – Biography/Autobiography Winner and Nominees

1995 National Book Critics Circle Award – Biography/Autobiography Winner

Savage Art: A Biography of Jim Thompson

Savage Art: A Biography of Jim Thompson

Robert Polito

The art of Jim Thompson was always a tightrope act, those first-person sadist heroes settling a lot of the writer’s psychic debts. Drunk, he would babble on in an agony of guilt about his sheriff father’s demise in an old people’s home, inventing a death …

1995 National Book Critics Circle Award – Biography/Autobiography Shortlist

Emerson: The Mind on Fire
Emerson: The Mind on Fire
Robert Richardson Jr.
Moving Violations: War Zones, Wheelchairs and Declarations of Independence
Moving Violations: War Zones, Wheelchairs and Declarations of Independence
John Hockenberry
The Liars’ Club
The Liars’ Club
Mary Karr
Walt Whitman’s America
Walt Whitman’s America
David S. Reynolds

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.