Join us for Cleveland Book Week starting tomorrow, from Sept. 21-29, to celebrate present and past Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards winners and enjoy literary and literacy-themed events for the community.
Book Week Events:
9/21 – 8:30 a.m.
Margo Hudson: Creative Mornings – A conversation about adult literacy
East Cleveland Public Library – FREE
9/22 – 2 p.m.
Paul Beatty: Writers & Readers
Cleveland Public Library, Main Library – Louis Stokes Wing Auditorium- FREE
9/25 – 5:30 p.m.
2018 AW Poetry Winner Shane McCrae
Karamu House- FREE
9/26 – 5 p.m.
2005 AW Poetry Winner A. Van Jordan
Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities, Case Western Reserve University- FREE
9/26 – 5:30 p.m.
Steven Pinker & Henry Louis Gates Jr. on Enlightenment Now
Cleveland Museum of Art- FREE
9/26 – 7:30 p.m.
Writers Center Stage – Judy Blume – SOLD OUT
9/27 – 6 p.m
Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards Ceremony- SOLD OUT. Watch ceremony live here!
9/28 – Noon
2018 AW Lifetime Achievement Winner N. Scott Momaday
The City Club of Cleveland Forum- PURCHASE TICKETS HERE
9/29 – 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Great Lakes Black Authors Expo & Writers Conference
East Cleveland Public Library- FREE
9/29 – 2 p.m.
Derrick Barnes & Gordon James on CROWN: An Ode to the Fresh Cut
Cleveland Public Library, Main Library- FREE