NEA Big Read Grantees

Programming Dates Organization Book Citysort descending State
02/01/2019 to 03/15/2019 Southside Virginia Community College A Lesson Before Dying Alberta Virginia
03/14/2020 to 04/11/2020 Anaheim Public Library Our Town Anaheim California
02/16/2019 to 03/16/2019 Anaheim Public Library A Lesson Before Dying Anaheim California
03/03/2019 to 03/28/2019 Neutral Zone Citizen: An American Lyric Ann Arbor Michigan
02/01/2019 to 03/10/2019 Chesapeake Children's Museum The Big Smoke Annapolis Maryland
11/19/2019 to 04/16/2020 Fox Cities Reads The Latehomecomer Appleton Wisconsin
04/06/2019 to 05/18/2019 Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities Station Eleven Arvada Colorado
03/22/2020 to 04/21/2020 Athens-Limestone Public Library True Grit Athens Alabama
09/01/2018 to 06/30/2019 7 Stages Citizen: An American Lyric Atlanta Georgia
09/01/2019 to 06/30/2020 7 Stages Pretty Monsters Atlanta Georgia
09/08/2018 to 10/25/2018 Attleboro Public Library Five Skies Attleboro Massachusetts
09/07/2019 to 10/24/2019 Attleboro Public Library In the Heart of the Sea Attleboro Massachusetts
02/29/2020 to 04/04/2020 East Aurora School District 131 The Big Smoke Aurora Illinois
02/06/2019 to 03/07/2019 University of Baltimore Citizen: An American Lyric Baltimore Maryland
05/01/2020 to 06/06/2020 Beaver Island District Library Our Town Beaver Island Michigan
10/14/2019 to 11/15/2019 Bemidji State University The Round House Bemidji Minnesota
10/11/2019 to 11/21/2019 The Writer's Voice How We Became Human: New and Selected Poems 1975-2002 Billings Montana
01/22/2019 to 02/28/2019 The Writer's Voice Station Eleven Billings Montana
02/01/2019 to 03/10/2019 Golden Isles Arts and Humanities Everything I Never Told You Brunswick Georgia
02/07/2020 to 03/08/2020 Golden Isles Arts & Humanities In the Heart of the Sea Brunswick Georgia
09/17/2018 to 11/16/2018 Rutgers-Camden Center for the Arts In the Time of the Butterflies Camden New Jersey
01/27/2019 to 03/10/2019 University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Spurlock Museum The Namesake Champaign Illinois
01/01/2019 to 05/17/2019 Columbia College Chicago Library Brother, I'm Dying Chicago Illinois
03/06/2020 to 04/10/2020 National Museum of Mexican Art The Round House Chicago Illinois
02/20/2020 to 03/31/2020 Chillicothe Public Library District Into the Beautiful North Chillicothe Illinois
02/01/2019 to 03/01/2019 Center for Arts-Inspired Learning Citizen: An American Lyric Cleveland Ohio
02/01/2020 to 03/06/2020 Chattahoochee Valley Libraries How We Became Human: New and Selected Poems 1975-2002 Columbus Georgia
10/12/2018 to 11/16/2018 Chattahoochee Valley Libraries True Grit Columbus Georgia
09/28/2019 to 10/31/2019 Corona Public Library Borne Corona California
02/28/2020 to 03/28/2020 Cross Plains Public Library In the Heart of the Sea Cross Plains Texas
10/05/2019 to 11/30/2019 Dallas Public Library Into the Beautiful North Dallas Texas
01/18/2020 to 02/29/2020 Volusia County Public Library Everything I Never Told You Daytona Beach Florida
01/19/2019 to 02/24/2019 Volusia County Public Library A Wizard of Earthsea Daytona Beach Florida
10/17/2019 to 04/22/2020 Dearborn Public Library Lab Girl Dearborn Michigan
09/15/2019 to 11/15/2019 Lighthouse Writers Workshop In the Time of the Butterflies Denver Colorado
10/22/2019 to 12/15/2019 Dickinson State University The Things They Carried Dickinson North Dakota
09/01/2018 to 06/30/2019 The Department of Theatre and Dance at UT-El Paso Bless Me, Ultima El Paso Texas
04/04/2020 to 05/03/2020 University of Texas at El Paso Into the Beautiful North El Paso Texas
02/05/2019 to 03/16/2019 Central Washington University To Live Ellensburg Washington
05/02/2020 to 06/06/2020 Ellsworth Public Library Lab Girl Ellsworth Maine
02/21/2019 to 03/24/2019 Fishtrap A Wizard of Earthsea Enterprise Oregon
02/19/2020 to 03/24/2020 Fishtrap When the Emperor Was Divine Enterprise Oregon
10/22/2018 to 12/08/2018 Farmers Branch Manske Library Station Eleven Farmers Branch Texas
04/06/2019 to 05/04/2019 Longwood University Burning Bright Farmville Virginia
01/02/2020 to 01/31/2020 Florida Center for the Book A Lesson Before Dying Fort Lauderdale Florida
02/18/2019 to 03/30/2019 University of Arkansas at Fort Smith Station Eleven Fort Smith Arkansas
03/01/2019 to 04/01/2019 Central Rappahannock Regional Library The Things They Carried Fredericksburg Virginia
02/26/2019 to 03/30/2019 Freeport Public Library The Latehomecomer Freeport Illinois
02/01/2020 to 03/15/2020 Fresno County Public Library Citizen: An American Lyric Fresno California
04/04/2020 to 04/30/2020 Galesburg Public Library Lab Girl Galesburg Illinois
03/30/2019 to 04/30/2019 Galesburg Public Library When the Emperor Was Divine Galesburg Illinois
01/16/2019 to 02/23/2019 City of Germantown, TN The Namesake Germantown Tennessee
09/21/2019 to 10/30/2019 City of Germantown Station 11 Germantown Tennessee
09/16/2019 to 10/16/2019 College of Lake County Lab Girl Grayslake Illinois
09/07/2019 to 10/10/2019 Hartford Public Library Advice from the Lights Hartford Connecticut
09/15/2019 to 10/20/2019 Lewis & Clark Library Lab Girl Helena Montana
09/04/2018 to 09/30/2018 Lewis & Clark Library Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant? Helena Montana
10/28/2019 to 12/06/2019 Hope College In the Time of the Butterflies Holland Michigan
10/29/2018 to 11/30/2018 Hope College Station Eleven Holland Michigan
01/18/2019 to 02/23/2019 Friends of the Homer Public Library Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant? Homer Alaska
01/24/2020 to 02/27/2020 Pennyroyal Arts Council, Inc. Our Town Hopkinsville Kentucky
01/25/2019 to 02/28/2019 Pennyroyal Arts Council, Inc. The Things They Carried Hopkinsville Kentucky
04/13/2019 to 06/15/2019 Eiteljorg Museum True Grit Indianapolis Indiana
05/01/2019 to 06/04/2019 Irving Public Library Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant? Irving Texas
10/01/2018 to 10/30/2018 Mississippi Valley State University Silver Sparrow Itta Bena Mississippi
03/01/2019 to 03/31/2019 City of Jersey City Station Eleven Jersey City New Jersey
10/04/2019 to 10/31/2019 Juneau Public Libraries In the Heart of the Sea Juneau Alaska
10/01/2018 to 11/15/2018 Mid-Columbia Libraries Station Eleven Kennewick Washington
03/01/2019 to 03/31/2019 Kenosha Public Library Into the Beautiful North Kenosha Wisconsin
01/29/2019 to 03/07/2019 The Community Library Into the Beautiful North Ketchum Idaho
10/01/2018 to 10/31/2018 Lake County Library Into the Beautiful North Lakeport California
02/01/2020 to 04/15/2020 New Mexico Highlands University True Grit Las Vegas New Mexico
02/01/2020 to 03/01/2020 Lawrence Public Library The Round House Lawrence Kansas
02/09/2019 to 03/20/2019 Russell County Public Library Burning Bright Lebanon Virginia
03/16/2020 to 04/26/2020 Central Arkansas Library System The Things They Carried Little Rock Arkansas
04/01/2019 to 04/30/2019 LGAA-Locust Grove Arts Alliance How We Became Human: New and Selected Poems 1975-2002 Locust Grove Oklahoma
10/09/2019 to 06/30/2020 City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs Advice from the Lights Los Angeles California
10/01/2018 to 06/30/2019 City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs The Beautiful Things That Heaven Bears Los Angeles California
02/01/2020 to 06/30/2020 Malden Reads Fahrenheit 451 Malden Massachusetts
04/04/2020 to 05/02/2020 Massillon Museum Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant? Massillon Ohio
03/23/2019 to 05/04/2019 Massillon Museum Burning Bright Massillon Ohio
09/27/2019 to 11/10/2019 Kentucky Gateway Museum Center Everything I Never Told You Maysville Kentucky
09/26/2018 to 11/30/2018 Kentucky Gateway Museum Center Pretty Monsters Maysville Kentucky
02/22/2020 to 03/29/2020 Menomonee Falls Public Library Station 11 Menomonee Falls Wisconsin
02/15/2019 to 03/31/2019 Menomonee Falls Public Library True Grit Menomonee Falls Wisconsin
03/01/2020 to 03/31/2020 Miami Book Fair Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant? Miami Florida
03/01/2019 to 03/31/2019 Miami Book Fair at Miami Dade College How We Became Human: New and Selected Poems 1975-2002 Miami Florida
09/15/2019 to 10/15/2019 Miami PAL Hustle Miami Florida
09/01/2018 to 12/31/2018 Ina Dillard Russell Library at Georgia College Silver Sparrow Milledgeville Georgia
05/01/2020 to 06/15/2020 Woodland Pattern Book Center Advice from the Lights Milwaukee Wisconsin
04/09/2020 to 05/09/2020 Shake Rag Alley Center for the Arts Citizen: An American Lyric Mineral Point Wisconsin
09/29/2018 to 10/28/2018 Missoula Public Library A Wizard of Earthsea Missoula Montana
03/01/2020 to 05/01/2020 Troy University Rosa Parks Library Citizen: An American Lyric Montgomery Alabama
09/28/2019 to 11/02/2019 Nacogdoches Public Library Into the Beautiful North Nacogdoches Texas
10/01/2018 to 10/31/2018 Judy B. McDonald Public Library Station Eleven Nacogdoches Texas
03/01/2020 to 04/30/2020 Nevada County Community Library Station 11 Nevada City California
09/08/2018 to 11/10/2018 The Berry Center A Lesson Before Dying New Castle Kentucky
05/01/2019 to 06/30/2019 International Festival of Arts & Ideas The Namesake New Haven Connecticut
05/01/2020 to 06/30/2020 International Festival of Arts & Ideas Advice from the Lights New Haven Connecticut
09/02/2019 to 11/04/2019 Faulkner Society Silver Sparrow New Orleans Louisiana
09/01/2018 to 06/30/2019 Old Dominion University Citizen: An American Lyric Norfolk Virginia
11/02/2018 to 01/16/2019 Foster-Glocester Regional Schools The Things They Carried North Scituate Rhode Island
02/15/2020 to 03/15/2020 Oceanside Public Library Into the Beautiful North Oceanside California
09/04/2018 to 11/22/2018 Odessa Council for the Arts & Humanities Station Eleven Odessa Texas
05/17/2020 to 06/13/2020 Orange County Library System Pretty Monsters Orlando Florida
04/10/2020 to 05/27/2020 University of Central Florida The Things They Carried Orlando Florida
03/15/2019 to 04/14/2019 The University of Central Florida Station Eleven Orlando Florida
10/01/2019 to 10/31/2019 The Carson Center Fahrenheit 451 Paducah Kentucky
09/01/2019 to 03/01/2020 Paterson Free Public Library A Lesson Before Dying Paterson New Jersey
12/07/2018 to 03/31/2019 Pennington Public Library True Grit Pennington New Jersey
03/24/2019 to 04/27/2019 Peoria Public Library Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant? Peoria Illinois
02/10/2020 to 03/20/2020 Duquesne University Lab Girl Pittsburgh Pennsylvania
01/25/2019 to 03/31/2019 Prime Stage Theatre In the Time of the Butterflies Pittsburgh Pennsylvania
10/13/2018 to 11/17/2018 Poughkeepsie Public Library District Everything I Never Told You Poughkeepsie New York
10/11/2019 to 11/16/2019 Poughkeepsie Public Library District Burning Bright Poughkeepsie New York
10/04/2019 to 11/03/2019 Pueblo City-County Library District In the Time of the Butterflies Pueblo Colorado
09/13/2018 to 10/21/2018 Quincy Public Library Station Eleven Quincy Illinois
01/30/2020 to 02/28/2020 Quincy Public Library A Lesson Before Dying Quincy Illinois
01/01/2020 to 06/30/2020 Saint Louis University Prison Education Program In the Heart of the Sea Saint Louis Missouri
09/08/2018 to 10/24/2018 National Steinbeck Center This Boy's Life Salinas California
09/07/2019 to 10/06/2019 Arts Connection Station 11 San Bernardino California
09/12/2019 to 05/30/2020 Write Out Loud A Small Story About the Sky San Diego California
09/19/2018 to 04/30/2019 Write Out Loud Station Eleven San Diego California
02/22/2020 to 03/28/2020 Urban Services YMCA Fahrenheit 451 San Francisco California
03/01/2020 to 05/31/2020 OC Public Libraries Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant? Santa Ana California
09/15/2018 to 10/27/2018 Schaumburg Township District Library The Namesake Schaumburg Illinois
10/15/2019 to 03/15/2020 Seattle Pacific University When the Emperor Was Divine Seattle Washington
03/01/2020 to 05/25/2020 Worcester County Library In the Heart of the Sea Snow Hill Maryland
01/07/2019 to 03/29/2019 Indiana University South Bend Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant? South Bend Indiana
01/12/2019 to 03/31/2019 Matthews Opera House and Arts Center Station Eleven Spearfish South Dakota
01/01/2019 to 06/30/2019 Saint Louis University Prison Program Station Eleven St. Louis Missouri
03/25/2019 to 04/30/2019 The Ferguson Library Book of Hours Stamford Connecticut
10/05/2018 to 11/03/2018 Lincoln County Public Library In the Time of the Butterflies Stanford Kentucky
09/28/2019 to 10/29/2019 Lincoln County Public Library Burning Bright Stanford Kentucky
09/21/2019 to 11/17/2019 Staten Island OutLOUD In the Heart of the Sea Staten Island New York
09/29/2018 to 11/25/2018 Staten Island OutLOUD Pretty Monsters Staten Island New York
04/01/2020 to 04/30/2020 ArtReach St. Croix Lab Girl Stillwater Minnesota
04/01/2019 to 04/30/2019 ArtReach St. Croix Station Eleven Stillwater Minnesota
02/01/2020 to 03/31/2020 LeRoy Collins Leon County Public Library Borne Tallahassee Florida
03/28/2020 to 04/25/2020 Tampa Hillsborough County Public Library The Things They Carried Tampa Florida
03/01/2020 to 03/31/2020 Vigo County Public Library Our Town Terre Haute Indiana
03/01/2019 to 03/30/2019 Vigo County Public Library The Big Smoke Terre Haute Indiana
10/01/2019 to 10/31/2019 Columbia Gorge Community College Into the Beautiful North The Dalles Oregon
02/21/2019 to 03/29/2019 Toms River Regional Schools The Things They Carried Toms River New Jersey
05/04/2020 to 06/05/2020 Toms River Regional Schools Burning Bright Toms River New Jersey
10/01/2018 to 11/17/2018 Mendocino County Library Pretty Monsters Ukiah California
09/24/2019 to 11/07/2019 Scenic Regional Library Station 11 Union Missouri
02/02/2019 to 03/02/2019 Pacific Historic Parks When the Emperor Was Divine Waipahu Hawaii
09/11/2018 to 11/03/2018 Waukesha Public Library Everything I Never Told You Waukesha Wisconsin
09/10/2019 to 11/05/2019 Waukesha Public Library Lab Girl Waukesha Wisconsin
02/01/2019 to 02/28/2019 Wauwatosa Neighborhood Association Council, Inc. Station Eleven Wauwatosa Wisconsin
09/23/2018 to 11/15/2018 Wichita Public Library Foundation Station Eleven Wichita Kansas
10/01/2019 to 11/15/2019 Wichita Public Library Foundation Lab Girl Wichita Kansas
09/08/2018 to 10/20/2018 Forsyth County Public Library Pretty Monsters Winston Salem North Carolina
03/06/2019 to 03/31/2019 Lonesome Pine Regional Library Burning Bright Wise Virginia
09/15/2019 to 10/15/2019 The Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County with Lit Youngstown Into the Beautiful North Youngstown Ohio