november, 2020

14nov3:00 pmTexas Book FestivalNBF Presents: An Afternoon with the National Book Awards3:00 pm ET

Event Details

Deesha Philyaw. Photo credit: Vanessa German
Natalie Diaz. Photo credit: Deanna Dent/ASU Now
Kacen Callendar. (Photo credit: Ashley Cain)

2020 Finalists and potential Winners Kacen Callender (King and the Dragonflies, Young People’s Literature), Natalie Diaz (Postcolonial Love Poem, Poetry), and Deesha Philyaw¬†(The Secret Lives of Church Ladies, Fiction) discuss their work and recognition in advance of the 71st Annual National Book Awards, presented in partnership with the Texas Book Festival.

Cristina Rodriguez


Moderated by Cristina Rodriguez, general manager and head buyer at Deep Vellum Books.


(Saturday) 3:00 pm ET




Texas Book Festival Austin, TX