Marlon James

Marlon James

Biography

Marlon James is the author of A Brief History of Seven Killings, which won the 2015 Man Booker Prize, and was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award. His novel The Book of Night Women won a Minnesota Book Award, was a National Book Critics Circle Award finalist, and was a finalist for the NAACP Image Award. Similarly, his first novel, John Crow’s Devil, was a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for first fiction, and the Commonwealth Writers Prize; the book was also a New York Times Editors’ Choice. James lives in Minneapolis, MN.

Photo Credit: Jeffrey Skemp

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Events with Marlon James

United Against Hate

01 May 2017
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Cooper Union Great Hall 7 East 7th Street, New York, NY 10003
6 to Astor Place
N/R to 8th Street-NYU

Insistent Tongues: Queer World Voices

04 May 2017
7:00 pm-8:30 pm
BAAD Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance, 2474 Westchester Ave, Bronx, NY 10461, Take the 6 to Zerega Ave.