Our 2020 Cleveland Book Week In Review
Our slate of virtual programming during this year’s Cleveland Book Week means you have continued access, including our collaborations with…
Virtual Cleveland Book Week Kicks Off September 29
The fifth annual literary celebration returns this year from Sept. 29-Oct. 4, and will celebrate our 2020 Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards…
John Lewis Hopes To Encourage “Good Trouble” In New Documentary
One of the most surprising things about “Good Trouble,” a new documentary on Georgia Congressman John Lewis’ six decades in…
New Televised Special Will Celebrate Our 2020 Award Recipients Oct 1
Join us October 1 to toast the 2020 Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards authors and their brilliant books. WVIZ/PBS ideastream will produce,…
Anisfield-Wolf Winning Authors Nab Los Angeles Times Book Prizes
Four Anisfield-Wolf Book Award-winning authors — including two from our 2020 class — took home hardware from this year’s Los Angeles…
“We Are Radical Monarchs” Documentary Shows Young Girls Taking Flight In The Social Justice Realm
“I was meant to be here,” 11-year-old Amia said as she twirled around the state capitol building in Sacramento, California….
New Exhibition Pulls Local Community Into The Anisfield-Wolf Book Award Canon
An innovative virtual exhibition at Case Western Reserve University selects and showcases new local responses to Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards writing.
Kamden Hilliard Named Second Anisfield-Wolf Fellow At Cleveland State University Poetry Center
Kamden Hilliard — a poet who has lived in Hawai’i, southern California, New York City, Hong Kong, Iowa and South…
Introducing Our Class Of 2020
The Cleveland Foundation today unveiled the winners of its 85th Annual Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards. The 2020 recipients of the only…
CANCELLED: Novelist Peter Ho Davies To Announce 2020 Anisfield-Wolf Winners March 30
We have cancelled the March 30 reading by Peter Ho Davies and announcement of our 2020 Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards winners,…
Honoring Toni Morrison With A “Gesture Of Love” On Her Birthday
A mere dozen miles from the site where Toni Morrison was born Chloe Wofford in Lorain, Ohio, a day-long gathering…
What Henry Louis Gates Thinks About The “Beer Summit” Incident, 11 Years Later
Henry Louis Gates Jr. rarely speaks about one of his most publicized moments — the July 2009 arrest by Sgt….