NBA On Campus: Concordia College, 2011

On Thursday evening, 7:30 p.m. CDT, Concordia College provided a LIVE webstream of National Book Awards Readings and Conversation, featuring Jaimy Gordon and John W. Dower.

Foundation Executive Director Harold Augenbraum taught two literature classes and gave a lecture to the Concordia faculty and staff. Read the transcript here >

When: Thurs. March 24, 7:30 p.m. CDT
Concordia College,
Centrum, Knutson Campus Center
(218) 299-3001

NBF Partners with Concordia College for Annual NBA on Campus, March 24 and 25

For the sixth consecutive year, the National Book Foundation is partnering with Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota and Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) to present the annual National Book Awards on Campus Weekend.

This year, the program features Jaimy Gordon, the 2010 National Book Award Winner in Fiction for Lord of Misrule, and John W. Dower, a 2010 National Book Award Finalist in Nonfiction for Cultures of War: Pearl Harbor, Hiroshima, 9-11, Iraq. Gordon and Dower will participate in a reading and discussion, hosted by MPR's Kerri Miller and recorded for later broadcast on MPR. Miller is also the host of MPR's Midmorning and Talking Volumes, a joint book club of MPR, the Star Tribune, and the Loft Literary Center.