november, 2019

09nov10:00 amNBF Presents: A Morning with the National Book Awards10:00 am PST Portland, OR

Event Details

David Treuer. Photo credit: Nisreen Breek
Kimberly King Parsons. Photo credit: Heather Hawksford
Kali Fajardo-Anstine
Laurie Halse Anderson

Two weeks before the 70th Annual National Book Awards, join the National Book Foundation at the Portland Book Festival for a showcase event featuring 2019 Awards Finalists and Longlisters Laurie Halse Anderson (SHOUT, Young People’s Literature), Kali Fajardo-Anstine (Sabrina & Corina, Fiction), Kimberly King Parsons (Black Light, Fiction), and David Treuer (The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee, Nonfiction) before the reveal of this year’s Winners. The panel will feature readings and conversation.

Moderated by Jyothi Natarajan, editorial director of The Asian American Writers’ Workshop.


(Saturday) 10:00 am PST


Portland Book Festival

Portland, OR