Watch NBF Presents: Rewriting American Memory

August 2022



Sunday, August 7, 1:00pm EDT

Through short stories, novels, nonfiction, and poetry, National Book Award–honored authors Kali Fajardo-Anstine (Sabrina & Corina, 2019 Fiction Finalist) and Clint Smith (How the Word is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America, 2021 Nonfiction Longlist) depict intergenerational stories of Indigenous, Latinx, and Black Americans. Join the authors for a conversation on the convergences and divergences of re-writing shared memory across genres. Moderated by Dolen Perkins-Valdez, author and Associate Professor at American University.

Presented in partnership with the Delaware Art Museum and Brevity Bookspace.

To join the live chat, please tune in to the conversation directly on the Foundation’s YouTube Live. The event will remain online until Sunday, August 21, 2022.