Hemingway Filmmakers at the 2021 Pen/Hemingway Awards Celebration
April 11, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Seán Hemingway, Ernest Hemingway’s grandson, honors the winner and finalists for the 2021 PEN/Hemingway Award for Debut Novel at this celebration. The 2020 PEN/Hemingway Award winner and finalists will also be honored. Award-winning filmmakers Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, and Sarah Botstein, creators of the forthcoming documentary series Hemingway, will discuss the cultural importance of authors and stories in a keynote conversation. The Kennedy Library is the major repository of Ernest Hemingway’s personal papers.
This program is co-presented with The International Hemingway Foundation and Society.