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National Book Foundation Presents Paisley Rekdal and Paul Harding at the Portland Book Festival
Saturday November 4 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm PDT
National Book Foundation Presents Paisley Rekdal and Paul Harding at the Portland Book Festival November 4th 1:30-2:30pm PT
From the organizers:
“Join 2023 National Book Award–honored authors Paul Harding (This Other Eden, Fiction) and Paisley Rekdal (West: A Translation, Poetry) in a cross-genre conversation on how to bring historical voices to life, and how to translate US history for a contemporary literary landscape. Moderated by Anis Mojgani, Oregon’s current Poet Laureate and the author of five books of poetry. Presented in partnership with the National Book Foundation and Literary Arts’ Portland Book Festival.
This is a special conversation with newly-minted 2023 National Book Award honorees only 10 days ahead of the 74th National Book Awards on Wednesday, November 15—featuring special guest Oprah Winfrey and announcing this year’s Winners live! You can learn more about all of the 2023 honorees, and register for the broadcast at the National Book Foundation’s website: nationalbook.org/awards.”
For more information and to get Portland Book Festival tickets go to: https://pdxbookfest.org/event/nbf-pbf-2023/