The 2011 Words without Borders Benefit
Monday, November 14, 2011 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EST)
New York, NY
We invite you to join Words without Borders on November 14, 2011, in celebration of literature’s power to inform and transform people across linguistic, cultural, and national boundaries. The evening will feature readings from our November 2011: Caribbean Issue by Madison Smartt Bell, Évelyne Trouillot, and Tiphanie Yanique, and a musical performance by Vo Duo.
Location: The Bohemian National Hall, 321 East 73rd Street, between 1st and 2nd Avenue, New York, NY 10021.
All donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by the law. After you
Alane Salierno Mason
Madison Smartt Bell
When & Where
Words without Borders
Words without Borders is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the translation, publication, and promotion of the finest international literature. Since 2003 WWB has published over 1,700 pieces by writers from over 124 countries and 101 languages. We’ve also published seven acclaimed anthologies, including Literature from ‘The Axis of Evil,’ The Ecco Anthology of International Poetry, Tablet & Pen: Literary Landscapes from the Modern Middle East, and Spain's Great Untranslated. We are currently building an education program to bring contemporary international literature into the classroom.