Winner of two Pulitzers, Colson Whitehead tells the story of US racism – Les Inrocks

Winner of two Pulitzers Colson Whitehead tells the story of

Crowned with a second Pulitzer, the African-American author publishes Nickel Boys : a dark and shocking seventh novel which extends his work of exploring the racist history of the United States. One of the events of the literary season. They are now four. Only two pairs of writers to have twice received the prestigious Pulitzer … Read more

“Nickel Boys” by Colson Whitehead, a story of racism and impunity – Jeune Afrique

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The Pulitzer Prize-winning new novel by Colson Whitehead, “Nickel Boys,” is inspired by the true story of boys being abused and abused in a Florida reformatory. What really happened to the boys at Dozier School for Boys in Florida? At the end of an investigation, launched shortly after the final closure in 2011 of this … Read more

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