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Literary Awards Reading


On May 21, PEN hosted a reading in celebration of the 2008 Literary Awards. Award recipients and finalists Cynthia Ozick, Alex Mindt, and Theresa Nelson gathered at New York’s KGB Bar to read from their recent works. Elissa Schappell, chair of PEN’s Literary Awards Committee, hosted the event.

Copyright © 2008 Beowulf Sheehan/PEN American Center

• Entire event


• Theresa Nelson reads from Julia Delaney: The American Version (7:43)

• Alex Mindt reads from The Male of the Species (11:43)

• Cynthia Ozick reads from “What Happened the the Baby?”

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