Lauret Savoy’s Trace is shortlisted for the 2016 PEN Open Book Award

Lauret Savoy’s Trace is shortlisted for the 2016 PEN Open Book Award

The 2016 PEN Open Book Award announced its shortlist today, which includes Lauret Savoy‘s book Trace: Memory, Historic, Race, and the American Landscape. The PEN Open Book Award is presented to an exceptional book of literature by an author of color and the winners will be announced on April 11. Congratulations Lauret!