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Archive of Inprint Margarett Root Brown Readings

The Inprint Margarett Root Brown Reading Series has since 1980 presented more than 400 of the world’s most accomplished literary writers from more than 36 countries on six continents, including winners of 10 Nobel Prizes, 64 Pulitzer Prizes, 57 National Book Awards, 51 National Book Critics Circle Awards, and 16 Booker Prizes, as well as 19 U. S. Poets Laureate. To learn more about the Series, click here.

Kim Addonizio

Rabih Alameddine

Julia Alvarez

Rae Armantrout

Margaret Atwood

Paul Auster

John Banville

Reginald Dwayne Betts

Robert Boswell

T. C. Boyle

Jericho Brown

Sandra Cisneros

Ta-Nehisi Coates

Michael Cunningham

Edwidge Danticat

Amber Dermont

Natalie Diaz

Anthony Doerr

Emma Donoghue

Esi Edugyan

Jennifer Egan

Deborah Eisenberg

Nathan Englander

Anne Enright

Louise Erdrich

Jeffrey Eugenides

Carolyn Forché

Aminatta Forna

Carmen Giménez Smith

Francisco Goldman

Rigoberto González

Lauren Groff

Yaa Gyasi

Terrance Hayes

Cristina Henriquez

Edward Hirsch

Tony Hoagland

Nick Hornby

Khaled Hosseini

Kazuo Ishiguro

Major Jackson

Marlon James

Tayari Jones

Fady Joudah

Barbara Kingsolver

Nicole Krauss (2011)

Nicole Krauss (2017)

Hari Kunzru

Kevin Kwan

Dorianne Laux

Jonathan Lethem (2013)

Jonathan Lethem (2018)

Ada Limón

Valeria Luiselli

Carmen Maria Machado

Emily St. John Mandel

James McBride

Colum McCann

Claire Messud

David Mitchell

Antonya Nelson

Viet Thanh Nguyen (2017)

Viet Thanh Nguyen (2021)

Sigrid Nunez

Téa Obreht

Sharon Olds

Tommy Orange

Alicia Ostriker

Gregory Pardlo

Ann Patchett (2008)

Ann Patchett (2016)

Richard Powers

Richard Price

Annie Proulx

Kevin Prufer

Claudia Rankine

Salman Rushdie (2010)

Salman Rushdie (2015)

Karen Russell

James Salter

George Saunders (2014)

George Saunders (2017)

Samanta Schweblin

Gary Shteyngart (2012)

Gary Shteyngart (2018)

Charles Simic

Patricia Smith

Tracy K. Smith

John Jeremiah Sullivan

Colm Tóibín

Natasha Trethewey

Juan Gabriel Vásquez

Abraham Verghese

Jesmyn Ward

Christian Wiman

John Edgar Wideman

Meg Wolitzer

Daniel Woodrell

David Wroblewski

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