Parul Sehgal Wins NBCC Award for Excellence in Reviewing

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Parul Sehgal, nonfiction editor at Publisher’s Weekly (and sister of The Millions intern Ujala Sehgal), has been awarded the National Books Critics Circle “Nona Balakian Citation for Excellence in Reviewing.” Previous winners include Joan Acocella, Ron Charles, and Sam Anderson. The award was based on her diverse portfolio of work as a reviewer, including a review of Susie Linfield’s The Cruel Radiance, a review of Stacy Schiff’s Cleopatra: A Life, and her piece on David Abram’s Becoming Animal. Congratulations!

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2 Responses to “Parul Sehgal Wins NBCC Award for Excellence in Reviewing”

  1. Edan
    at 12:09 pm on January 25, 2011

    What a smarty pants family! Congrats!

  2. Ujala Sehgal
    at 2:58 pm on January 25, 2011

    Thanks, Edan!

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