Film, Video Colson Whitehead: 2012 National Book Festival

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Title
Colson Whitehead: 2012 National Book Festival
Summary
Colson Whitehead appears at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
Event Date
September 22, 2012
Notes
-  After graduating from Harvard, Colson Whitehead began his writing career at the Village Voice, where he wrote reviews of television, books and music. His first novel, "The Intuitionist," concerned intrigue in New York's Department of Elevator Inspectors and was a finalist for the PEN/Hemingway Award. His 2006 novel, "Apex Hides the Hurt," is about a "nomenclature consultant," who gets an assignment to name a town; it won a PEN/Oakland Award. "Sag Harbor" (2009) was a Pen/Faulkner Award finalist. His new novel is "Zone One," about a plague of zombies.
Related Resources
National Book Festival website: https://www.loc.gov/bookfest/
Running Time
32 minutes 30 seconds
Language
English
Online Format
video

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