Our Three Lukas Prize Shortlist Authors

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Columbia Journalism School and the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard have announced The J. Anthony Lukas Prizes shortlist, honoring “the best in American nonfiction writing” in 2017 on history and topics of American political or social concern. The judges selected three of our 2017 titles as finalists in two of the three categories, from more than 350 submissions:

Anthony Lukas Book Prize ($10,000)

AMERICAN WOLF by Nate Blakeslee (Crown Publishing Group)

THE FAR AWAY BROTHERS by Lauren Markham (Crown Publishing Group)

Mark Lynton History Prize ($10,000)

STALIN by Stephen Kotkin (Penguin Press)




Posted: February 23, 2018