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The Foundation Announces 2020 Spring Season of NBF Presents

National Book Awards authors to appear at 19 events in 13 states in the new year. The National Book Foundation … Continue reading "The Foundati

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The National Book Foundation Elects Three New Board Members

James Daunt, Chief Executive Officer, Barnes & Noble, Inc., Kimball Hastings, Vice President of Global Communications, Ralph Lauren, and Amandeep

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Watch the 2019 National Book Awards Ceremony

Watch the 70th National Book Awards, hosted by LeVar Burton were streamed live from New York City on November 20, … Continue reading "Watch the

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Watch the 2019 National Book Awards Finalists Reading

Every year on the night before the National Book Awards, all of the Finalists gather at the New School to … Continue reading "Watch the 2019 Na

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Watch the 2019 National Book Awards Teen Press Conference

The National Book Awards Teen Press Conference brings the excitement of the most prestigious literary award in the country to … Continue readin

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Jeremy O. Harris to Host 2019 5 Under 35 Celebration

The National Book Foundation announced Jeremy O. Harris, writer, and performer, and acclaimed playwright of Slave Play, now at Broadway’s Golde

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National Book Foundation Announces Fall Season of NBF Presents

National Book Awards authors to appear at twelve events in nine states as NBF Presents enters second year The National … Continue reading "Nati

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The 2019 National Book Awards Finalists Announced

The twenty-five Finalists for the 2018 National Book Awards for Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Translated Literature, and Young People’s Literature (Y

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The NBF Announces the 2019-2020 Literature for Justice Program Titles

In the second year of the Art For Justice–funded program, five new titles—all authored by women—are selected to continue the … Continue r

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