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Library of Congress National Book Festival

Library of Congress National Book Festival Online

The 2020 National Book Festival will feature a variety of interviews, insights and artistic expressions from some of the nation’s most significant and prolific literary voices as they give us a glimpse into their creative processes and environments.

The festival will feature an impressive group of authors, including many others in addition to the following:

Colson Whitehead, 2020 Pulitzer Prize for fiction winner, discussing “The Nickel Boys”

U.S. Poet Laureate Joy Harjo on “An American Sunrise,” her stunning new volume of poetry.

Madeleine Albright, former secretary of state, addressing her memoir, “Hell and Other Destinations”

Melinda Gates on “The Moment of Lift: How Empowering Women Changes the World”

John Grisham exploring his new legal thriller, “The Guardian” and “Camino Winds”

The National Book Festival will stream on the SJR State Library's Facebook page and https://www.facebook.com/PBSBooks1/live/ 


Sunday, September 27, 2020
All Day Event
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
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This is an online event. Event URL: https://www.loc.gov/events/2020-national-book-festival/about-this-event/