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National Book Foundation Presents: Rewriting American Memory
August 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmFree
Through short stories, novels, nonfiction, and poetry, National Book Award–honored authors Kali Fajardo-Anstine (Sabrina & Corina, 2019 Fiction Finalist) and Clint Smith (How the Word is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America, 2021 Nonfiction Longlist) depict intergenerational stories of Indigenous, Latinx, and Black Americans. Join the authors for a conversation on the convergences and divergences of re-writing shared memory across genres. Presented in partnership with the Delaware Art Museum, Brevity Bookspace and the National Book Foundation. Meet the authors at the DelArt Store for a special book signing following the conversation. This event is free to attend. Books will be available to purchase at the DelArt Store. For more information and to register, go to delart.org. Masks will be required at this event.