Event Recaps | 23 September 2019

Colson Whitehead – The Nickel Boys


On September 19, 2019 Bookshop Santa Cruz and the Humanities Institute presented Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award–winning author Colson Whitehead for a reading of The Nickel Boys, his highly anticipated followup and companion to The Underground Railroad.

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Event photos by Crystal Birns:

9.19.19 Colson Whitehead

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Free entry and a book were given out to the first 50 UCSC students to attend, THI is grateful to our donors and campus supporters for making this opportunity possible.