Date: Tue. October 01, 2013
Time: 6:00 pm
Harold Washington Library Center
Cindy Pritzker Auditorium
400 S. State Street
Program: One Book, One Chicago
About this event:
Wilkerson’s Pulitzer Prize- winning book The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration--the current One Book, One Chicago selection--tells the story of six million African-Americans who during the 20th century fled the South for a new and uncertain life in the cities of the North, Chicago included.
Join the author to hear more about the
thousands of people she interviewed over a decade in writing this stunning and unforgettable book.
Seating is limited and available first come, first served. Early arrival is recommended. Books will be available for purchase and the author will autograph books immediately following the program.