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13th Annual

Hurston/Wright Legacy Award Ceremony


Honoring excellence in fiction, poetry, and nonfiction by Black writers

Friday, October 24, 2014

7:00PM Award Ceremony

Followed by Reception and Dessert Buffet


Historic Carnegie Library

801 K Street, NW

Washington, DC 20001

Master of Ceremonies

Wil Haygood

Special Guest

Nikki Giovanni
Recipient of the 2014 North Star Award





$125 Individual Ticket Cost


To purchase tickets via check or money order*,
mail payments to:

Hurston/Wright Foundation

840 First Street, NE, Third Floor

Washington, DC 20002


*Include your name, address, phone and email address with your payment.

Purchase Tickets

Need to make a hotel reservation?

Contact Morrison-Clark Historic Inn & Restaurant

1015 L St NW, Washington, DC 20001
202-898-1200 | 1-800-332-7898

Ask for the Hurston/Wright Foundation block to receive discounted room rates. 
Standard Rooms $199. 





Reservations are filled on a first-come, first served basis. Hotel rates do not include local taxes. Reservations made after October 10, 2014 are subject to availability. 



If you are unable to attend please consider making a donation. Your support continues the Foundation's work which discovers, develops and mentors African American adult and teen writers. 

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