Jesmyn Ward

National Book Award Winner • Essayist • Memoirist


Jesmyn Ward delivers the 2018 Commencement address at Tulane University

Jesmyn Ward accepts the 2017 National Book Award for Fiction for Sing, Unburied, Sing

Award-winning writer Jesmyn Ward joins Jeffrey Brown to answer readers’ questions about her novel Sing, Unburied, Sing, the first selection in the Now Read This book club

Jesmyn Ward speaks about her work to the MacArthur Foundation

Facing an ‘Epidemic’ of Death, Jesmyn Ward Writes Memoir of Loss, Larger Forces, PBS Newshour

Onstage Conversation at the New York Public Library’s LIVE from NYPL Series

Jesmyn Ward reads from Salvage the Bones at the 2011 NBA Finalists Reading from National Book Foundation