5/9/09

Colson Whitehead on NPR: Young, Black & Living In The Hamptons

Author Colson Whitehead's latest novel, Sag Harbor is a coming-of-age tale about a group of friends spending a 1980s summer in a predominantly black enclave in the Hamptons.

Whitehead talks about his fourth book, which has already received a string of positive reviews. He also shares his summer reading list and suggests the next writer for the new Tell Me More summer reading series.

Links:
NPR Interview with Colson Whitehead
Excerpt: 'Sag Harbor'