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Latest Manning Marable Items
The late Manning Marable won the Pulitzer Prize for history Monday, honored for a Malcolm X book he worked on for decades but did not live to see published. For the first time in 35 years, no fiction prize was given.
Unable to choose a fiction winner, Pulitzer Prize officials made a decision guaranteed to satisfy no one.
Novelist Jeffrey Eugenides, science-technology writer James Gleick and the late historian Manning Marable were among the nominees announced for the National Book Critics Circle awards
Debut novelist Tea Obreht, poet Adrienne Rich and Malcolm X biographer Manning Marable, who died on the eve of his book's publication, are among this year's finalists for the National Book Awards.
Manning Marable didn't live to hear the praise, or respond to the controversy.