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O'Henry Prize Stories at Texas Book Festival
2:15 PM14:15

O'Henry Prize Stories at Texas Book Festival

Every year, The O. Henry Prize Stories publishes the 20 best short stories published in U.S. and Canadian literary magazines. Join Elizabeth McCracken, Pulitzer Prize-winning Elizabeth Strout, and O. Henry Prize Stories editor Laura Furman for a discussion about the featured stories and the art of storytelling.

Moderated by Laura Furman.

For more information, please see the Texas Book Festival schedule (click on "2:15 PM — 3:15 PM Saturday").

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NYC Launch for Providence Noir
6:30 PM18:30

NYC Launch for Providence Noir

Book launch and signing for the anthology Providence Noir, edited by Ann Hood, published by Akashic Books.

Attending contributors include: Anne Hood, Bruce DeSilva, Marie Myung-Ok Lee, LaShonda Katrice Barnett, Dawn Raffel, Luanne Rice, Elizabeth Strout, and John Searles.

More info: Mysterious Bookshop

About the Book

Akashic Books continues its groundbreaking series of original noir anthologies, launched in 2004 with Brooklyn Noir. Each story is set in a distinct neighborhood or location within the city of the book.

Featuring brand-new stories by: John Searles, Elizabeth Strout, Taylor M. Polites, Hester Kaplan, Robert Leuci, Amity Gaige, Peter Farrelly, Pablo Rodriguez, Bruce DeSilva, Marie Myung-Ok Lee, Luanne Rice, Dawn Raffel, Thomas Cobb, LaShonda Katrice Barnett, and Ann Hood.

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