Wednesday, November 6 from 6-8 pm
Doors open at 5:45 pm
Ives Main Library - Community Program Room
133 Elm Street, New Haven
Join current 2019 National Book Awards Longlister Greg Grandin (The End of the Myth, Nonfiction) and Finalist Carmen Giménez Smith (Be Recorder, Poetry) for a conversation on borders, both physical and figurative, in shaping identity, history, and literature. This event is presented in partnership with the National Book Foundation and will be followed by a reception and celebration of NHFPL’s National Medal for Museum and Library Service in Ives Squared.
This program is presented by the National Book Foundation and the New Haven Free Public Library and is free and open to the public. The event will feature brief readings, a moderated conversation, and question-and-answer session followed by a book signing and reception to celebrate the NHFPL’s National Medal for Museum and Library Service. Books will be available for sale by Atticus Bookstore.