Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards Ceremony

Thursday, September 15th, 2022
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Add to Calendar: Add to Calendar 2022-09-30 14:28:20 2022-09-30 14:28:20 Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards Ceremony Event Description Presented by the Cleveland Foundation, the Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards remain the only American book prize focusing on works that address racism and diversity. We look forward to a galvanizing night with our 2022 winners: Percival Everett,“The Trees,” Fiction Donika Kelly, “The Renunciations,” Poetry Tiya Miles, “All That She Carried: The Journey of Ashley’s Sack, a Black Family Keepsake,” Nonfiction George Makari, “Of Fear and Strangers: A History of Xenophobia,” Nonfiction Ishmael Reed, Lifetime Achievement The 2022 awards ceremony will take place at 6 p.m. Thursday, September 15, in the Maltz Performing Arts Center. Maltz Performing Arts Center 1855 Ansel Road Cleveland, OH 44106 Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences America/New_York public

Event Format: In Person

Event Description

Presented by the Cleveland Foundation, the Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards remain the only American book prize focusing on works that address racism and diversity.

We look forward to a galvanizing night with our 2022 winners:

  • Percival Everett,“The Trees,” Fiction
  • Donika Kelly, “The Renunciations,” Poetry
  • Tiya Miles, “All That She CarriedThe Journey of Ashley’s Sack, a Black Family Keepsake,” Nonfiction
  • George Makari, “Of Fear and Strangers: A History of Xenophobia,” Nonfiction
  • Ishmael Reed, Lifetime Achievement

The 2022 awards ceremony will take place at 6 p.m. Thursday, September 15, in the Maltz Performing Arts Center.

Event Location

Maltz Performing Arts Center

1855 Ansel Road

Cleveland, OH 44106

"Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards" logo with an open book