An Evening with Colson Whitehead

Magic City Books

Event Details

Magic City Books is very proud to welcome two time Pulitzer Prize winning novelist Colson Whitehead for a virtual event on Monday July 6 in celebration of the paperback release of The Nickel Boys, the 2020 Pulitzer Prize winner for Fiction.

This is a ticketed event, the proceeds from the ticket will be divided between the Tulsa Literary Coalition and the John Hope Franklin Center for Reconciliation. Tickets are $10 and go on sale to the public Monday, June 15 at 10:00 a.m. No book is included in the ticket price. Copies of Mr. Whitehead’s books, including The Nickel Boys are available at Magic City Books.

The event will be hosted on the Zoom platform and registration information will be sent to registered ticket holders only. The email used to purchase the ticket must be the same email used to register for the Zoom event.

Colson Whitehead will be joined in conversation by Tulsa native, Ben Montgomery. Mr. Montgomery is a reporter for the Tampa Bay Times and it was his investigative journalism that sparked the idea for Mr. Whitehead’s novel, The Nickel Boys.

You can preorder a copy of The Nickel Boys in paperback here:

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