09may8:00 pmA Night With the National Book Foundation’s 5 Under 35Featuring: Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah, Hannah Lillith Assadi, Lydia Kiesling, and Moriel Rothman-Zecher8:00 pm 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables, FL
6:30 p.m. | First Draft: Miami Writers Institute Edition
8 p.m. | A Night with the National Book Foundation’s 5 Under 35 Honorees
The National Book Foundation’s 5 Under 35 program honors young fiction writers at the beginning of their careers. Every year, five National Book Award Finalists select one promising writer each to recognize at the beginning of National Book Awards week in November; each Honoree is under 35 and has published one novel or short story collection. Previous honorees include Valeria Luiselli, ZZ Packer, Karen Russell, Angela Flournoy, Phil Klay, and Yaa Gyasi.
The evening will be moderated by Anna Dobben.
In partnership with the National Book Foundation and Books & Books
(Thursday) 8:00 pm
Books & Books – Coral Gables
265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables, FL
Miami Book Fair International Miami, FL