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
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 →