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The Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards

September 11, 2014 at 6pm | Ohio Theatre, Cleveland, Ohio

The Anisfield-Wolf Awards recognize books that make important contributions to our understanding of racism and human diversity. For 79 years, the distinguished books earning Anisfield-Wolf prizes have opened and challenged our minds. This year, the gala awards ceremony, hosted by the Cleveland Foundation and Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr., begins at 6 p.m., Thursday, September 11, in the Ohio Theatre, 1511 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland. A reception and book signing will follow. Tickets are free and obtainable starting Monday, July 14. Call the PlayhouseSquare ticket office at 216-241-6000.
 

From The Jury Chair

Henry Louis Gates Jr.
Letter from the Chairman, Henry Louis Gates Jr. Thoughtful, provocative writing about cultural identity has been rare in this country, so that makes it even more remarkable that... Read More →

From The Cleveland Foundation

Ronald Richard
Established in 1914, the Cleveland Foundation is the world’s first community foundation and one of the largest today, with assets of $2 billion and 2013 grants of $89... Read More →

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