april, 2023

15aprAll DayNBF Presents: An Afternoon with the National Book Awards(All Day: saturday) CDT San Antonio, TX

Event Details

author photo of Alejandro Varela. (Photo credit: Matias Pelenur)
Alejandro Varela. (Photo credit: Matias Pelenur)
author photo of Marytza K. Rubio (Photo credit: Julie Leopo)
Marytza K. Rubio. (Photo credit: Julie Leopo)

In their debut books, 2022 National Book Award–honored authors Marytza K. Rubio (Maria, Maria & Other Stories) and Alejandro Varela (The Town of Babylon) depict characters chasing freedom—across countries, realms, and the suburbs. Join Rubio and Varela for a conversation on reading and writing contemporary literature set in the Americas.

Moderated by Ruth Dickey, Executive Director of the National Book Foundation.

Presented in partnership with the San Antonio Book Festival.

Additional event details coming soon.


All Day (Saturday) CDT


Central Library

San Antonio, TX