september, 2017

2017tue12sep7:30 pm9:00 pmColson Whitehead7:30 pm - 9:00 pm John H. Mulroy Civic Center, 421 Montgomery St, Syracuse, NY 13202 Event Organized By: The Friends of the Central Library

Event Details

Colson Whitehead is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Undergrond Railroad (an Oprah’s Book Club selection), The Noble Hustle, Zone One, Sag Harbor, The Intuitionist, John
Henry Days
, Apex Hides the Hurt, and one collection of essays, The Colossus of New York

Colson Whitehead’s reviews, essays, and fiction have appeared in a number of publications, such as the New York Times, The New Yorker, New York Magazine, Harper’s and Granta

He has received a MacArthur Fellowship, A Guggenheim Fellowship, a Whiting Writers Award, the Dos Passos Prize, a fellowship at the Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers, and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize.

He has taught at the University of Houston, Columbia University, Brooklyn College, Hunter College, New York University, Princeton University, Wesleyan University, and been a Writer-in-Residence at Vassar College, the University of Richmond, and the University of Wyoming. 

He lives in New York City.


(Tuesday) 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm


John H. Mulroy Civic Center

421 Montgomery St, Syracuse, NY 13202


The Friends of the Central Library