September 26, 7 pm – Walter K. Gordon Theater

Colson Whitehead is the author of The Underground Railroad, winner of the Pulitzer Prize, National Book Award, and a New York Times bestseller. He is also the author of five other novels and two works of nonfiction. Whitehead has received a MacArthur Fellowship, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and a Whiting Writers Award, among many other honors. 

Members of the public and the Rutgers community may RSVP for Colson’s evening reading and lecture. 


Rutgers–Camden students, see the Rutgers Reads page at the Office of New Student Programs to learn more about events specifically for the Rutgers community.