The Chicago Public Library and the Chicago Public Library Foundation are honored to announce that Nobel and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Toni Morrison will appear in conversation with Oprah Winfrey at the annual Carl Sandburg Literary Awards Dinner. The evening begins with a cocktail reception at 6 p.m. followed by an elegant dinner at 6:45 p.m. The highly anticipated awards presentation and conversation kick off at 8 p.m.
Sponsorships for tables of ten begin at $10,000, and individual tickets are $1,000 or $2,500. For more information or to purchase tickets, tables or sponsorships, contact Rebecca Spence, event coordinator at
(312) 201-9830 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Professor Morrison, one of the most provocative and respected novelists of our time, will receive the Carl Sandburg Literary Award which is presented each year to an author whose significant body of work has enhanced the public's awareness of the written word.
Visit the Toni Morrison in Conversation with Oprah Winfrey at the Chicago Public Library and Chicago Public Library Foundation Carl Sandburg Literary Awards Dinner website: