march, 2020

22mar3:00 pmEVENT CANCELED - NBF Presents: An Afternoon with the National Book Awards3:00 pm EST Charlottesville, VA

Event Details

Brian Teare
Ilya Kaminsky. Photo credit: Cybele Knowles, courtesy of the University of Arizona Poetry Center
Kali Fajardo-Anstine

The National Book Foundation celebrates 2019 National Book Award honorees and their work across genre to close the 2020 Virginia Festival of the Book. Kali Fajardo-Anstine (Sabrina & Corina, Finalist, Fiction), Ilya Kaminsky (Deaf Republic, Finalist, Poetry), and Brian Teare (Doomstead Days, Longlist, Poetry) discuss why books and recognition matter.

Lisa Lucas. Photo credit: Beowulf Sheehan


Moderated by Lisa Lucas, Executive Director of the National Book Foundation.


(Sunday) 3:00 pm EST


Virginia Festival of the Book

Charlottesville, VA


Virginia Festival of the Book Charlottesville, VA