TITLE: Junot Díaz: 2012 National Book Festival
SPEAKER: Junot Díaz
EVENT DATE: 2012/09/23
RUNNING TIME: 44 minutes
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Acclaimed author Junot Díaz speaks at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
Speaker Biography: Junot Díaz is the author of "Drown" and "The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao," which won the National Book Critics Circle Award and the 2008 Pulitzer Prize, among many other awards. His fiction has been published widely, including in The New Yorker, African Voices, Best American Short Stories and The O'Henry Prize Stories 2009. His fellowships include one from the National Endowment for the Arts. His new book is "This Is How You Lose Her."
SERIES: National Book Festival 2012