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Folger Theatre
201 East Capitol Street, SE Washington, DC 20003
202-544-7077
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This year’s reading commemorates the 20th anniversary of the death of Bernard Malamud.

Adam Haslett‘s debut short story collection, You Are Not a Stranger Here, was a finalist for a Pulitzer Prize and a National Book Award and won the L.L. Winship PEN/New England Award. A Guggenheim Fellow in fiction, Haslett’s work has appeared in The Atlantic Monthly, The New Yorker, The Nation, Zoetrope All-story, and Best American Short Stories, 2003.

Tobias Wolff‘s works include This Boy’s Life, In Pharaoh’s Army, The Barracks Thief (winner of the 1985 PEN/Faulkner Award), In The Garden of the North American Martyrs, Back in the World, The Night in Question, and Old School, which was a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. Wolff is the recipient of numerous other awards, including the Academy Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

The 37th Annual PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction Authors Nathaniel Rich & Kate Walbert Roxane Gay and Hilton Als <em>As You Like It</em> <em>The Displaced</em> Authors Angela Flournoy, Marcus Guillory & Margo Jefferson Poet Tracy K. Smith <em>The Second Shepherds' Play</em> <em>Into the Woods</em> <em>Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical</em> <em>Black Side of the Moon</em> <em>Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley</em> Septime Webre's <em>The Nutcracker</em> <em>Carousel</em> <em>The Secret Garden</em> <em>Mary Poppins</em> <em>The Second City's Nut-Cracking Holiday Revue</em> Ripley's Believe It or Not! Baltimore