may, 2022

07may3:30 pmNBF Presents: An Afternoon with the National Book AwardsBay Area Book Festival3:30 pm PDT

Event Details

Douglas Kearney. (Photo credit: Bao Phi)
Hanif Abdurraquib. Photo credit: Marcus Jackson

Join 2021 National Book Award Finalists Hanif Abdurraqib (A Little Devil in America: Notes in Praise of Black Performance) and Douglas Kearney (Sho) for a conversation on poetics, performance, and the manipulation of genre to uncover meaning.

Brandi Wilkins Catanese author headshot, Photo credit: Elena Zhukova
Brandi Wilkins Catanese. (Photo credit: Elena Zhukova)

Moderated by Dr. Brandi Wilkins Catanese, Associate Professor at the University of California, Berkeley in the Departments of African American Studies and Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies.

Presented in partnership with the Bay Area Book Festival.


(Saturday) 3:30 pm


Bay Area Book Festival Berkeley, CA