Readings by this year's winner—Benjamin Alire Sáenz for Everything Begins and Ends at the Kentucky Club—and finalists—Amelia Gray for Threats; Laird Hunt for Kind One; T. Geronimo Johnson for Hold It 'Til It Hurts; and Thomas Mallon for Watergate—for the 2013 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction, America's largest peer-juried literary prize. Introducing the writers will be this year's judges: Walter Kirn, Nelly Rosario, and A.J. Verdelle. A seated dinner reception follows the ceremony.