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LITERARY ARTS | Oregon Book Awards Ceremony

Due to the ongoing public health crisis, we will not be hosting our 33rd Annual Oregon Book Awards Ceremony at Portland Center Stage at The Armory on June 22. However, we are excited to announce that the Oregon Book Awards Ceremony will take place in a different format.

“The 2020 Oregon Book Awards”
a special from Literary Arts: The Archive Project

Monday, June 22, 2020
7:00 to 7:30 p.m.
OPB Radio (where to listen)


This year’s finalists are listed here


This special, statewide broadcast will celebrate the finalists and announce the winners of the 2020 Oregon Book Awards. It will be hosted, as originally planned, by writers Omar El Akkad and Elena Passarello.

We are thrilled to be able to celebrate these awards in a way that is accessible to even more people, and grateful for our partnership with OPB, which helps bring the work of writers to tens of thousands of Oregonians year-round.

2020 Oregon Book Awards