Margo Jefferson

Margo Jefferson

Biography

Margo Jefferson, a Pulitzer Prize-winning critic, is the author of Negroland, which won the 2015 National Book Critics Circle Award for Autobiography. She has been a staff writer for The New York Times and Newsweek, and has published in New York Magazine, The Nation, Vogue, The Believer, Guernica, Bookforum, and Grand Street. She teaches in The Writing Program at Columbia University.

Photo credit: Michael Lionstar

Buy Jefferson’s latest book, Negroland

Events with Margo Jefferson

Legacies: Militancy and Sisterhood

04 May 2017
7:30 pm
Roulette, 509 Atlantic Ave (entrance at the corner of Third Avenue) Brooklyn, NY. 2,3,4,5,B,Q,D,N,A to Atlantic Ave-Barclays, C to Lafayette Ave, G to Fulton St