october, 2019

26oct11:00 amNBF Presents: A Morning with the National Book Awards11:00 am CST

Event Details

Randy Ribay. Photo credit: Dave Londres
Julia Phillips. Photo credit: Nina Subin
Jericho Brown

One month before the 70th Annual National Book Awards, join the National Book Foundation at the Texas Book Festival for the fall season’s first preview featuring 2019 Awards Finalists and Longlisters—and potential Winners—Jericho Brown (The Tradition, Poetry), Julia Phillips (Disappearing Earth, Fiction), and Randy Ribay (Patron Saints of Nothing, Young People’s Literature). Across subject and genre, the conversation will highlight some of the best contemporary literature in America.


Moderated by Elizabeth Jordan, CEO of BookPeople.




(Saturday) 11:00 am CST


Texas Book Festival Austin, TX


Texas Book Festival Austin, TX