Thu, 11/04/2010 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
The Story of America’s Great Migration
Hosts Patricia Hill Welch, Emma Jackson Ford and O.B. Hill talk with Pulitzer Prize winning author Isabel Wilkerson about her new book “The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration.”
Isabel Wilkerson won the 1994 Pulitzer Prize for Feature Writing. She is the first black woman to win a Pulitzer in journalism and the first African American to win for individual reporting.
She is currently Professor of Journalism and Director of Narrative Nonfiction at Boston University.