National Book Critics Circle Finalists' Reading @ The New School
Wednesday March 14: 6:30PM – 8:30PM
The National Book Critics Circle and having their annual celebration. The finalists will spend the evening reading pieces of their work.
Nominated authors include:
- Non-Fiction: Jack E. Davis, Frances FitzGerald, Masha Gessen, Kapka Kassabova, and Adam Rutherford.
- Biography: Caroline Fraser, Edmund Gordon, Howard Markel, William Taubman, and Kenneth Whyte.
- Auto-Biography: Thi Bui, Roxane Gay, Henry Marsh, Ludmilla Petrushevskaya, and Xiaolu Guo.
- Poetry: Nuar Alsadir, James Longenbach, Layli Long Soldier, Frank Ormsby, andAna Ristovic.
- Criticism: Carina Chocano, Edwidge Danticat, Camille T. Dungy, Valeria Luiselli, Kevin Young.
- Fiction: Mohsin Hamid, Alice McDermott, Arundhati Roy, Joan Silber, and Jesmyn Ward.
- And more! Featuring Charles Finch, Balakian Finalists, David Biespiel, Maureen Corrigan, Ruth Franklin, James Marcus, Carmen Maria Machado, and John McPhee.
Co-sponsored by The New School Creative Writing Program.
This event is free to attend. The event will be located in The Auditorium, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall - The New School, 66 West 12th Street New York, NY.