Co-presented by the Aspen Institute and NPR Books, the Aspen Words Literary Prize Ceremony will take place at the historic Morgan Library on April 16, 2020. The program will include a conversation with five finalist authors and conclude with the live announcement of the $35,000 prize winner. A celebratory reception will follow, with all the books available for purchase.
The longlist was announced Thursday, November 14, 2019. The five finalists will be named on February 19, 2020.
Doors open at 6 p.m. Finalist books available for purchase.