National Book Awards at Concordia
Concordia College is a founding partner with the National Book Foundation of the National Book Awards on Campus Program (2006-2021). The college is pleased to announce Nikky Finney and David Grann as our authors for the Concordia Celebrates the National Book Awards event March 10-11. We have looked back to feature a past winner and finalist. Nikky Finney is the 2011 poetry winner for her work, Head Off & Split. David Grann is a 2017 nonfiction finalist for his book, Killers of the Flower Moon. The Readings and Conversation event with authors Finney and Grann will be hosted by former NPR correspondent John Ydstie '74 at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 10, in the Knutson Campus Center Centrum. Admission is free.
The mission of the National Book Foundation is to celebrate the best literature in America, expand its audience, and ensure that books have a prominent place in American culture.