Colson Whitehead

Colson Whitehead

Colson Whitehead (born November 6, 1969) is a New York-based novelist. He is the author of six novels, including his debut work, the 1999 novel The Intuitionist, and National Book Award 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").

Photo source: Wikimedia Commons. Photo author: Larry D. Moore.


More info -  
Edited: Seregil of Rhiminee June 20, 2017
Book Covers
The Intuitionist
Zone One
The Underground Railroad6.80

Speculative Fiction Novels (2)


2011 | science fiction, horror

1999 | science fiction, mystery

Others non-spefi books (1)


2016 | history, magical realism