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Words Without Borders 15th Anniversary Gala

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Tribeca Three Sixty°

10 Desbrosses Street

New York, NY 10013

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Words Without Borders invites you to its 15th anniversary gala on Tuesday, October 30, 2018, at Tribeca Three Sixty. Join us as we celebrate 15 years of bringing international literature to readers and present the Ottaway Award for the Promotion of International Literature to an individual who has championed literature in English translation.

Cocktails: 6:00 pm
Dinner: 7:00 pm
Globe Trot After-Party: 9:00 pm
Cocktail attire

Hosted by
Rakesh Satyal

Honorary Chair
André Aciman

Co-Chairs
Cristóbal Pera
Samantha Schnee
Gabriella Page-Fort

Vice-Chair
Jim Ottaway

Host Committee
Katherine Vaz Cerf and Christopher Cerf
Richard D’Albert and Catherine Greenman
Caroline Hafner
Alane Salierno Mason
Maaza Mengiste
Nadia Middlebrook
Jennifer Moross
Kalpana Raina
Sarah Salih von Maltzahn
Jonathan Schorr and Toan Huynh
Rebecca Servadio
Anthony and Margo Viscusi

Publishing Champions
AmazonCrossing, Globe Trot Underwriter
Penguin Random House
Other Press
Maria B. Campbell Associates
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
HarperCollins Publishers
Hachette Book Group
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
London Literary Scouting
Simon & Schuster
The Politics of Sexual Violence Initiative (The City College of New York)

Author Hosts
Esther Allen
Ian Buruma
Siddhartha Deb
Rebecca Dinerstein
Andre Dubus III
Sergio Chejfec
Álvaro Enrigue
Ru Freeman
Ann Goldstein
Amitav Ghosh
Edith Grossman
Rodrigo Hasbún
Katie Kitamura
Hari Kunzru
Marc Levy
Valeria Luiselli
Norman Manea
Alberto Manguel
Dunya Mikhail
Glaydah Namukasa
Sergio de la Pava
Martin Puchner
Kim Thúy
Kirmen Uribe
Rafia Zakaria

Globe Trot Hosts
Rumaan Alam
Jennifer Croft
Akwaeke Emezi
Gabe Habash
R.O. Kwon
Christina Rickardsson

Words without Borders is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Tickets are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. For more information about sponsorship and tickets, contact Karen Phillips at events@wordswithoutborders.org.

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Tribeca Three Sixty°

10 Desbrosses Street

New York, NY 10013

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