Author Colson Whitehead (“The Nickel Boys”) in Conversation w/Ruth Messinger
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Author Colson Whitehead (“The Nickel Boys”) in Conversation w/Ruth Messinger

February 5 , 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Pulitzer Prize–winner Colson Whitehead (The Underground Railroad) is joined by Ruth Messinger, former Manhattan borough president and global ambassador for American Jewish World Service, to discuss his latest New York Times best seller, The Nickel Boys, in which he dramatizes a strand of American history through the story of two boys sentenced to a hellish reform school in Jim Crow-era Florida.

The Nickel Boys will be available for purchase and the conversation will be followed by a book signing.

If you require seating accommodations, please email arts@mmjccmanhattan.org.

Click HERE for tickets ($20 member/$25 public).

Details

Date:
February 5
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan
334 Amsterdam Ave.
New York, NY United States
Phone:
(646) 505-4444
Website:
jccmanhattan.org