The 2020 Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards Ceremony Televised Special

Enjoy this reimagined ceremony turned documentary, at 8 p.m. EST on WVIZ/ideastream. It will be hosted by Jury Chair Henry Louis Gates Jr. and feature a visit to the hometowns of historian Eric Foner, poet Ilya Kaminsky, scholar Charles King and novelist Namwali Serpell.

How to watch:


Premiere on Thursday, October 1st at 8 p.m. EST. Rebroadcast on WVIZ Sunday, October 4th at 4 p.m. and Saturday, October 24th at 10:30 p.m.

Livestream on the Anisfield-Wolf website

Beginning at 8 p.m. EST