Simon Hurst has been photographing the world’s most celebrated authors for World Literature Today magazine for nearly a decade. Join us as we celebrate this collaboration with a gallery of portraits featuring Puterbaugh Fellows Andrés Neuman, Maaza Mengiste, and Sherman Alexie, 2011 NSK Neustadt Prize winner Virginia Euwer Wolff, and 2010 Neustadt Prize for International Literature winner Duo Duo. Special Guest Kerri Shadid’s Poetry Stand offers customized free, spontaneous, absurd poems for passersby. This event is free and open to the public. Food and drink will be provided.