Percival Everett

Percival Everett is Distinguished Professor of English at the University of Southern California and the author of nearly 30 books, including Percival Everett by Virgil Russell, Assumption, Erasure, I Am Not Sidney Poitier, and Glyph. He is the recipient of the Academy Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award, the Believer Book Award, and the 2006 PEN USA Center Award for Fiction. He has fly-fished the west for over 30 years. He lives in Los Angeles.


ARTICLES FEATURING PERCIVAL

PODCAST #53: Percival Everett

Colin Marshall interviews African-American poet and novelist Percival Everett, on the reprinting of his 1999 novel, Glyph....


Insistence

Assumption isn’t an airline read or beach vacation novel; it’s a sturdy literary equation....


Identity Crisis

Percival Everett has produced as rich a body of fiction as just about any contemporary American writer....

Identity Crisis


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