Stories That Traveled (video)

Three authors of books for children and young adults reveal the ways the African continent inspires their work and influences their identities as writers. More

African Poets: The New Generation (video)

This lavishly hip and intellectually robust poetry event brings together editors Kwame Dawes and Chris Abani to discuss the current state of Africa’s vibrant and intense poetry scene. More

Behind the Conflict Zone (video)

A panel of authors goes behind the curtain of political upheaval. How can literature help us understand the nature of conflict? More

Memoir and Memory with Luc Sante (video)

A panel of brilliant, envelope-pushing memoirists examines what happens when the most intimate details of a writer’s life become the subject of his or her professional work. More

Memoir and Memory with Michael Ondaatje (video)

A panel of brilliant, envelope-pushing memoirists examines what happens when the most intimate details of a writer’s life become the subject of his or her professional work. More

Memoir and Memory with Tracy K. Smith (video)

A panel of brilliant, envelope-pushing memoirists examines what happens when the most intimate details of a writer’s life become the subject of his or her professional work. More

Memoir and Memory (full video)

Where does memory end and imagination begin? Autobiographical writing has occupied many of the most eloquent minds of our time. A panel of brilliant, envelope-pushing memoirists examines what happens… More