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Buy Tickets for Selected Shorts: O. Henry Prize at 100 with Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

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Selected Shorts: O. Henry Prize at 100 with Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie


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Acclaimed novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Americanah) hosts an evening in celebration of 100 years of the O. Henry Award, which has been recognizing exceptional short fiction since 1919. The night will include stories by past O. Henry winners performed by actors Mia Dillon, a longtime Selected Shorts reader, Jin Ha (M. Butterfly), Josh Hamilton (Eighth Grade), Kelli O'Hara (Kiss Me, Kate), and Karen Pittman (The Morning Show).

Jessica Walter will no longer be appearing at this event.

There will not be a book signing at this event.


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