2003 National Book Critics Circle Awards

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff
Fiction: The Known World, Edward P. Jones (Amistad/HarperCollins)
General Nonfiction: Sons of Mississippi, Paul Hendrickson (Knopf)
Biography or Autobiography: Krushchev: The Man and His Era, William Taubman (Norton)
Poetry: Columbarium, Susan Stewart (University of Chicago Press)
Criticism: River of Shadows: Edweard Muybridge and the Technological Wild West, Rebecca Solnit (Viking)
Ivan Sandrof Lifetime Achievement Award: Studs Terkel
Nona Balakian Citation for Excellence in Reviewing: Scott McLemme, Chronicle of Higher Education

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