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Celebrate 15 Years of WWB at the 2018 Gala and Globe Trot!

October 30, 2018 6:00 pm

Three Sixty° Tribeca – 10 Desbrosses Street, New York, NY 10013

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Tribeca Three Sixty°, NYC

Celebrating 15 Years of Words Without Borders

and honoring the winner of the 2018 Ottaway Award
for the promotion of International Literature

Honorary Chair André Aciman

Host Rakesh Satyal

Co-Chairs Cristóbal Pera, Samantha Schnee, & Gabriella Page-Fort


Publishing Champions

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

Host Committee

Cristóbal Pera, Co-Chair
Samantha Schnee, Co-Chair
Gabriella Page-Fort, Co-Chair
André Aciman, Honorary Chair
Jim Ottaway, Vice Chair
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

Author Hosts

Esther Allen
Amir Ahmadi Arian
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
Norman Manea
Alberto Manguel
Dunya Mikhail
Glaydah Namukasa
Sergio de la Pava
Martin Puchner
Kim Thúy
Kirmen Uribe
Rafia Zakaria


For information about sponsorship contact Karen Phillips, [email protected].

Globe Trot Hosts

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


For more information about the Globe Trot, visit our Globe Trot page: WWB's Fifth Annual Globe Trot

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