$300 – $15,000

Words Without Borders 2019 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 annual celebration of international literature on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at Tribeca Three Sixty. Join us for readings, cocktails, dinner, and the presentation of the 2019 Ottaway Award to Edith Grossman.

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

Honorary Chair
Emily Wilson

Co-Chairs
Jennifer Moross
Rebecca Servadio

Vice Chair
Jim Ottaway

Host Committee
Charlotte Artus
Richard D’Albert and Catherine Greenman
Abe Hsuan
Alane Salierno Mason
Jim Ottaway
Kalpana Raina
Sarah Salih von Maltzahn
Jonathan Schorr and Toan Huynh
Rebecca Servadio
Anthony & Margo Viscusi

Publishing Champions
Harper Books/HarperVIA
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Irwin Hsuan LLP
Janklow & Nesbit
London Literary Scouting
Macmillan
Maria B. Campbell Associates
Other Press
Penguin Random House
Simon & Schuster
W.W. Norton

Author Hosts
Sinan Antoon
Andrés Barba
Susan Bernofsky
Carmen Boullosa
Eric Dupont
Álvaro Enrigue
Ru Freeman
Xiaolu Guo
Helon Habila
Daniel Hahn
Nathalie Handal
Emmanuel Iduma
Maaza Mengiste
Idra Novey
Ernesto Quiñonez
Rakesh Satyal
Salvatore Scibona
Jeremy Tiang
Kirmen Uribe

Globe Trot Hosts
Hernan Diaz
Violaine Huisman
Amanda Lee Koe
Tommy Pico
Melissa Rivero
Aaron Robertson

Admission to the Globe Trot is included in the price of all tickets to the WWB Gala.

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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