The PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction is a national prize that honors outstanding works of fiction by American writers each year. Three judges select five books from among more than 350 submitted works, making this the largest peer-juried award in the country. This celebration features readings by each of the finalists and winner, with presentations by the judges. A seated dinner and reception follows the ceremony.
Event begins at 7:00PM
Presented by: PEN/Faulkner
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