Ursula K. Le Guin on speaking truth to power at National Book Awards

November 20, 2014 11:57 PM

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At the 2014 National Book Awards ceremony on Wednesday evening, author Ursula K. Le Guin stole the show.

The next morning, speaking by phone from a Manhattan hotel, Le Guin was feisty, smart and pointed, speaking about the responsibilities of writers and publishers in the current era. "I don't want to pit writers against publishers," she said, echoing her remarks Wednesday evening, as she accepted the ...

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