Aspen Words is hosting a virtual daylong celebration and winner announcement of the Aspen Words Literary Prize! The celebration will include video content premiering across Aspen Words’ and the Aspen Institute’s social platforms and website.
Schedule for April 16 Aspen Words Literary Prize Virtual Winner Announcement
- 7:30am-2pm MT: Video interviews with AWLP finalists Brian Allen Carr, Nicole Dennis-Benn, Christy Lefteri, Valeria Luiselli and Bryan Washington
- 2pm MT: Video conversation with Aspen Institute President Dan Porterfield and Aspen Words Executive Director Adrienne Brodeur about the importance of literature during the global pandemic
- 4-4:30pm MT: Winner announcement and acceptance speech
Learn more about the finalist authors and books here.