PEN Hemingway 2015

Patrick Hemingway bestowed the 2015 PEN Hemingway Award to Arna Bontemps Hemenway for Elegy on Kinderklavier. Ann Patchett, author of Bel Canto, Truth & Beauty: A Friendship, and A State of Wonder, delivered the keynote. The ceremony also included the presentation of the 2015 PEN New England Award winners: Kevin Birmingham in nonfiction, Wesley McNair in poetry, and Carolyn Chute in fiction.

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April 19, 2015