230 NE 6th St
Bend, OR 97701
Deschutes Public Library Foundation brings you the third program in its Author! Author! series. This program attracts some of the brightest literary minds to Central Oregon. Colson Whitehead is the author of six novels, including his debut work, the 1999 novel The Intuitionist, and The Underground Railroad, for which he won the 2016 National Book Award for Fiction and the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. He has also published two books of non-fiction. He is a recipient of a Whiting Writers’ Award, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and a MacArthur Fellowship. He will be presenting at Bend High School Auditorium on Feb. 16th at 7:00pm.