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The 2024 Words Without Borders Gala

Join us in New York City this fall for a star-studded celebration of international literature!
Guests chat at the 2023 WWB Gala at the Edison Ballroom in New York City.

Join us in New York City for a star-studded celebration of the power of global literature! WWB’s annual gala is the literary event of the season, featuring a lively cocktail hour, stirring bilingual readings by WWB authors, and a delicious dinner. 

The gala will take place at the Edison Ballroom, New York, on Wednesday, October 30th. Stay tuned for more details about our literary hosts and featured readers. 

If you’d like to make a donation to the gala, you can use the “Make a Donation” field below or mail a check made out to Words Without Borders to the WWB office:

Words Without Borders
147 Prince Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201

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