(American Mathematical Society) Siobhan Roberts, a journalist and biographer based in Toronto, Canada, will receive the 2017 JPBM Communications Award for Expository and Popular Books.
The Angouleme International Festival Of Comics is one of the most prestigious awards ceremonies in the comic book industry, and every year ahead of the festival it releases an official selection of the comics eligible for its awards, including Best Album and the Angouleme Essentials. Show More Summary
USA TODAY Sports' top five candidates for the 2016-17 NBA MVP award (through Dec. 3).
Consulting Etihad Guest’s partner award charts today I see they are blocked in the US. Same for award booking and Reward Shop. All direct to… The post So Why Are Etihad Guest Award Pages Not Available in the US? appeared first on Rapid Travel Chai.
They've announced that Mathias Énard will receive the 2017 Leipziger Buchpreis zur Europäischen Verständigung, for his prix Goncourt-winning novel, Compass. This now-€20,000 award has a solid list of previous winners -- right down to...Show More Summary
There are 2 new redemptions that you can now book using your Alaska miles, including a new contender for the best way to get from the US to...
Alaska Airlines didn't just add online booking for their generous new awards on Japan Airlines. They seem to have updated their allowable awards for travel on Emirates. Continue reading Alaska Airlines Now Allowing Emirates Awards to Australia...
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Contemporary European Architecture ATLAS: European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture Mies van der Rohe Award 1988-2015, edited by Celia Marín Vega, Marina RomeroFundació Mies van der Rohe, 2016Hardcover, 864 pages [All photos...Show More Summary
Comedian and eternal flame of realness, Amy Schumer, was nominated for two Grammy awards today (one for her comedy album, Live At The Apollo, and one for the audio version of her book, The Girl With The Lower Back Tattoo.) As most of us would be, Schumer was honored and humbled by the nominations. Show More Summary
The annual British Fashion Awards were held Monday in London, and it was definitely a night for the books. The council for the Awards Show described the spectacular rendezvous as "the Met Gala meets the Academy Awards" -- and with that said, the world's most renown stars and designers brought their a-game. Show More Summary
Chance The Rapper Is Nominated For Seven Grammys Chance The Rapper might be having the best year ever… The #BlackBoyJoy Chicago artist and his amazing ‘Coloring Book’ project have made history at the 59th Annual Grammy awards by becoming the
Chance The Rapper and his 13-song mixtape 'Coloring Book' make history with the 59th Annual Grammy Awards.
Warner Bros’ Suicide Squad scored three nominations as the 59th annual Grammy Awards were announced this morning. Among other Hollywood notables, Amy Schumer scored a pair of noms, for Best Spoken Word album for her audio book The Girl...Show More Summary
On the heels of winning the National Book Award in poetry, Daniel Borzutzky talks to Kathleen Rooney (over email) at the Chicago Tribune. Borzutzky provides some helpful background to The Performance of Becoming Human, starting with a line from Franz Kafka: Q: The title of your winning book is intriguing because it’s not just “Becoming […]
“The Forever War” is a book that many thinks is one of the best Sci-Fi novels of all time. The novel won both the Hugo and Nebual awards, and for those who’ve never read it, can be yours today (Kindle edition) for just $0.25. In this...Show More Summary
Stories about the iconic Orson Welles and a rock ‘n’ roll mastermind took top prizes at the Los Angeles Press Club-sponsored event, at which stage and screen legend Angela Lansbury, late-night host Chelsea Handler and songwriter Diane Warren were also honored.
This week, we speak with James Gleick, author of numerous award winning books, including The Information: A History, A Theory, A Flood, and most recently, Time Travel: A History. 5 years ago, Boing Boing described James Gleick’s TheShow More Summary
A Nablus school that won a $1m reading award hopes to get children off smartphones to read books.
With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMAjunkie takes a look at the best fights from November. Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and winner of MMAjunkie’s “Fight of the Month” award for November.Filed under: News, (...)