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October 26, 2021 7:00 pm
Words Without Borders
Tuesday, October 26, 2021 | 7PM EDT
Celebrate literature that opens a window on the world.
Join us for an evening of . . .
• Bilingual readings with some of the world's most captivating literary voices
• Intimate performances by world-class musicians
• Opportunities to connect with a global literary community
Stay tuned as we announce more featured guests in the coming weeks!
• General Admission: $50
• Donor tickets with access to an intimate VIP session with featured authors start at $150
• In an effort to make our event as accessible as possible, we are pleased to offer a reduced-rate ticket option this year. For more information, contact [email protected].
The evening's events will be closed-captioned and broadcast the following day for those who are unable to attend live.
Click here to reserve tickets for the Eastern Hemisphere edition of our gala, which will be held on Wednesday, October 27, at 12 PM London (BST) / 4:30 PM Delhi (IST) / 8 PM Tokyo (JST).
We are grateful for the support of our Gala Host Committee, Publishing Champions, and Media Partners:
Daniel Halpern, Executive Editor, Knopf, founder of Ecco, and poet
Jhumpa Lahiri, winner, Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
Richard d'Albert and Catherine Greenman
Katherine Vaz Cerf and Christopher Cerf
Jenny Staff Johnson
Alane Salierno Mason
Jim Ottaway, Jr.
Sarah Salih von Maltzahn
Irwin & Hsuan LLP
London Literary Scouting
Maria B. Campbell Associates
Penguin Random House
Speak the Magazine
Center for the Art of Translation
Columbia University School of the Arts
Princeton University Press
American Literary Translators Association
Latin American Literature Today
Open Letter Books
World Literature Today
Support as of October 12, 2021.