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United We Read presents Colson Whitehead

March 15 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

No tickets required. Doors open at 6:15pm. This is a first-come, first-served event.

Join Utah Humanities, the University of Utah, and The City Library to welcome author Colson Whitehead to Utah! Mr. Whitehead is the award winning author of The Underground Railroad. Books will be available for purchase from The King’s English Bookshop on site.

The Underground Railroad won the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, the Carnegie Medal for Fiction, the Heartland Prize, the Arthur C. Clarke Award, was longlisted for the Booker Prize, and was a finalist for the Kirkus Prize. It became a #1 New York Times Bestseller, got picked by Oprah for her book club, President Obama chose it for his summer reading list, and it was a Best Book of the Year for the New York Times, San Francisco Chronicle, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Newsday, GQ, Publishers Weekly, Esquire, and Buzzfeed. It’s being translated into 40 languages.

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Contact Information: 801-524-8200

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Date:
March 15
Time:
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Venue

Salt Lake City Public Library
210 E. 400 S.
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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Phone:
801.524.8200
Website:
www.slcpl.org/

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