Celebration of Books Awards Luncheon
The awards luncheon featured a panel of authors talking about their upcoming books. Mr. Jordan is the author of Vernon Can Read!,… read more
The awards luncheon featured a panel of authors talking about their upcoming books. Mr. Jordan is the author of Vernon Can Read!, published by PublicAffairs/Perseus Books Group; Mr. Halberstam is the author of War in a Time of Peace: Bush, Clinton, and the Generals, published by Scribner; and Ms. Wolf is the author of Misconceptions: Truth, Lies, and the Unexpected on the Journey to Motherhood, published by Doubleday Broadway. All three authors discussed details of their new books as well as complications that arose while writing each book. The panel was moderated Ms. Schroeder, who presented the AAP’s Curtis Benjamin Award to Mr. Straus. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Patricia S. Schroeder President and CEO Association of American Publishers
- Roger Straus President Farrar, Straus and Giroux
- Naomi Wolf Author
Pennsylvania State University Press
Mr. Potter talked about some of the new autumn books from the Pennsylvania State University Press.
University Press of Kentucky
Ms. Salisbury talked about the University Press of Kentucky’s fall book line.
Association of American Publishers
Ms. Schroeder was interviewed about the BookExpo America and the AAP’s sponsorship of this event.
Book and Author Breakfast
The 20002 Blackboard awards were given out in the beginning of this program. Quincy Jones and Dr. Juwanza…