Lifetime Achievement Award Given to Ursula K. Le Guin: Presented by Neil Gaiman
At the 2014 National Book Awards, Ursula K. Le Guin received the Lifetime Achievement Award:
In recognition of her transformative impact on American literature, Ursula K. Le Guin is the 2014 recipient of the Foundation’s Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. She is the Foundation’s twenty-seventh award recipient.
To watch and listen to the lovely introduction by Neil Gaimen, and then Le Guin take the stage to accept the award, and take her opportunity to share frustrations with the publishing world, check out the vimeo video here!