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Words without Borders Tenth Anniversary Gala

Words without Borders

Tuesday, October 29, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)

New York, NY

Words without Borders Tenth Anniversary Gala

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Donor Table Ended $5,000.00 $9.95
Individual Donor Ticket Ended $500.00 $9.95
Friends of WWB Ticket Ended $250.00 $5.99

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Host committee co-chairs Jonathan Galassi and Teresa Melhado invite you to celebrate the first ten years of Words without Borders. Since its launch, the magazine has published and promoted more than 1,400 authors from 114 countries, translated from 93 languages.

Join us as we honor esteemed book editor Drenka Willen with the inaugural Ottaway Award for the Promotion of International Literature

presented by Eliot Weinberger

Special Guests
Goli Taraghi and Charles Simic

Where:
Tribeca Three Sixty, 10 Desbrosses Street New York, NY 10013 

When:
October 29, 2013Cocktails: 6-6:30 pm Dinner and Ceremony: 6:30-9:00 pm

Tickets and Tables:
Donor Table for Ten . . . $5,000
Individual Donor Ticket . . . $500
Friend of WWB Ticket . . . $250

Respond:
Words without Borders
PO Box 1658
New York, NY 10276 

Or online at https://wwb10yrgala-eorg.eventbrite.com

All donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by the law. Following ticket purchase, a staff member will contact you regarding your guest list and meal preference. Questions should be sent to giving@wordswithoutborders.org

Have questions about Words without Borders Tenth Anniversary Gala? Contact Words without Borders

When & Where



Tribeca360
10 Desbrosses Street
New York, NY 10013

Tuesday, October 29, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)


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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.

 

 

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