Colson Whitehead

Colson Whitehead is a New York-based novelist. He is best known as the author of the novels John Henry Days and Zone One. In 2002, he received a MacArthur Fellowship.


ARTICLES FEATURING COLSON

A Clanking Ride to an Uncertain Freedom

“The Underground Railroad” makes claims about history and the present that are much less straightforward than the hype around the novel would suggest....


Our Zombies, Ourselves: Colson Whitehead’s “Zone One”


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