Reclaiming female voices from the threat of historical silence. Pulitzer Prize winner Brooks reads from Caleb’s Crossing; Otsuka reads from The Buddha in the Attic, winner of the 2012 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction; and Dolen Perkins-Valdez reads from New York Times bestseller Wench. Reception and book signing to follow.
Event begins at 7:30PM
Presented by: PEN/Faulkner
This WETA TV 26 production explores the history, mission and daily operations of Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place for more than 400,000 Americans. This revered place honors the dead and brings great meaning to the living.Watch now →
Luis Araya immigrated to Arlington, Virginia from Bolivia in 1966, when very few Latinos lived in the county. He reflects on the changes he has seen over the years and the influence of Latinos in Arlington today.Watch now →