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The Stone Award for Literary Achievement Lecture with Colson Whitehead

Oregon State University will host the the Stone Award for Literary Achievement Lecture with Colson Whitehead.

Colson Whitehead is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Underground Railroad (an Oprah’s Book Club selection and winner of the National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize), The Noble Hustle, Zone One, Sag Harbor, The Intuitionist, John Henry Days, Apex Hides the Hurt and one collection of essays, The Colossus of New York.

This lecture is free and open to the public but tickets are required (get tickets online). A book signing will follow the program.

The Stone Award for Literary Achievement, created by a generous gift from Vicki and Patrick Stone '74, honors a major American author who has created a body of critically acclaimed literary work and has been - in the tradition of creative writing at OSU - a dedicated mentor to succeeding generations of young writers.

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Colson Whitehead
Starts: April 01, 2019

Ends: April 01, 2019

Time: 7:30 pm

Admission: Free

Location: The LaSells Stewart Center, Austin Auditorium
875 Sw 26th St , Corvallis, OR 97331

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