Tickets to the 34th Annual PEN/Faulkner Award Ceremony & Dinner are now available. Individual tickets are $100 and can be purchased online by clicking here or by calling the Folger Box Office. Reserved tables of 10 are also available for $1,500, and must be reserved through the Folger Box Office by phone at: (202) 544-7077.
This year’s Award Ceremony & Reading will feature readings by 2014 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction Winner Karen Joy Fowler, and the four finalists for the award: Daniel Alarcón, Percival Everett, Joan Silber, and Valerie Trueblood. This year’s judges, Madison Smartt Bell, Manuel Muñoz, and Achy Obejas, will be in attendance and will read their citations for the winner and finalists from the stage. The Award Ceremony & Reading will be followed by dinner and drinks in the Paster Reading Room and Great Hall of the Folger Shakespeare Library.
In partnership with our longtime friends at Politics & Prose, books by this year’s winner and finalists can be purchased in advance of the May 10th Award Ceremony and made available for pickup at the event; can be picked up in the store; or can be shipped to you at home.
You can purchase the books by clicking here.
More information about this year’s award, this year’s finalists, judges, and the upcoming Award Ceremony & Dinner can be found on our Award for Fiction Page.