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WWB Celebrates Its 2014 Gala and the First Annual Globe Trot

By The Editors

The 2014 Words without Borders Gala 

Join us for the 2014 Words without Borders Gala on October 28, 2014 at Tribeca Three Sixty. We will honor Carol Brown Janeway with the 2014 Ottaway Award for the Promotion of International Literature, presented by Luiz Schwarcz. We'll also launch our new online education initiative, WWB Campus.

Special guests include Saïd Sayrafiezadeh, Yiyun Li, Valzhyna Mort, and many more.

Cocktails: 6:30 pm
Dinner: 7:00 pm
After-party: 9:00 pm
Cocktail attire.
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The First Annual Words without Borders Globe Trot

Join us for a celebration of international literature at the first annual
Words without Borders GLOBE TROT

Presented by the WWB Young Publishers Committee and co-hosts
Rivka Galchen, Dinaw Mengestu, Jess Row, Téa Obreht, and Tiphanie Yanique 

Refreshments from Grey Goose, Brooklyn Brewery, Baked, Momofuku Milkbar, FIKA, and Harlem Floridita


Music from DJs Ryan Chapman, Jason Diamond, and Dave Sharma

Door prizes from Phaidon, McNally Jackson, and Momofuku

Tickets: $25 in advance, $35 at the door

The event follows the Words without Borders Gala. Buy your tickets over here.

Published Oct 24, 2014   Copyright 2014 The Editors

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