Gallery

Photos

ABA2015

American Book Awards ceremony, October 25, 2015 at the SFJazz Center. Left to right, Peter J. Harris, Board Member Jack Foley, Arthur Dong, Board Member Gundar Strads, Board Member Genny Lim, Astra Taylor, Craig Santos Perez, Marlon James, Ira Sukrungruang, Laila Lalami, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, Manuel Luis Martinez, Board Member Ishmael Reed, Arlene Biala, Ambrose Bye, Hisham Aidi. Photo by Tennessee Reed

 

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Winners at the American Book Awards ceremony October 26, 2014 at the SFJazz Center. Left to right, Thomas McGovern, Koon Woon, Joshua Bloom, Jill Kolongowski (accepting for Tanya Olson), Sterling Plumpp, Emily Raboteau, Waldo E. Martin, Michael Parenti, Juan Delgado, Margaret Wrinkle, Alex Espinoza

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Left to right: Bob Callahan, Ishmael Reed, Carla Blank, Shaw Wong. Photo by Nancy Wong.

Video

2016 American Book Awards, hosted at the SFJazz Center, from C-Span:

https://www.c-span.org/video/?417451-2/2016-american-book-awards

2016 American Book Awards, at the SFJazz Center, broadcast by C-Span:

https://www.c-span.org/video/?402169-2/2015-american-book-awards

2014 American Book Awards, hosted at the San Francisco Jazz Center, broadcast on C-Span BookTV

http://www.c-span.org/video/?322504-1/2014-american-book-awards

Justin Desmangles hosting the 2012 American Book Awards on C-SPAN.

http://www.c-span.org/video/?309289-1/2012-american-book-awards

2011 American Book Awards

http://www.c-span.org/video/?303141-1/2011-american-book-awards

Ishmael Reed and Al Young discuss the state of literature and their influences