Author

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Colson Whitehead

American novelist

1969   -  

country of citizenship: United States of America
language of expression: English
educated at: Harvard University, Trinity School
occupation: writer, novelist
award received: MacArthur Fellows Program, PEN Oakland/Josephine Miles Literary Award, Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards, Heartland Prize, Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
www.colsonwhitehead.com

Colson Whitehead (born November 6, 1969) is an American novelist. He is the author of six novels, including his debut work, the 1999 novel The Intuitionist, and The Underground Railroad (2016), for which he won the 2016 National Book Award for Fiction and the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. He has also published two books of non-fiction. In 2002, he received a MacArthur Fellowship ("Genius Grant").
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works

10

The Underground Railroad

2016 novel by Colson Whitehead

author: Colson Whitehead

2016

Zone One

book by Colson Whitehead

author: Colson Whitehead

2011

The Intuitionist

novel by Colson Whitehead

author: Colson Whitehead

1999

Sag Harbor

novel by Colson Whitehead

author: Colson Whitehead

2009

The Colossus of New York

book by Colson Whitehead

author: Colson Whitehead

2003

Apex Hides the Hurt

novel by Colson Whitehead

author: Colson Whitehead

2006

John Henry Days

novel by Colson Whitehead

author: Colson Whitehead

2001

The Nickel Boys

2019 novel by Colson Whitehead

author: Colson Whitehead

2019

The Underground Railroad

author: Colson Whitehead

The Noble Hustle

author: Colson Whitehead

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