Award winning author Colson Whitehead comes to Charleston Monday

Award winning author Colson Whitehead comes to Charleston Monday

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winner Colson Whitehead is coming to the Charleston Music Hall.

Whitehead will appear Monday from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

The Charleston Library Society is excited to host the award-winning and best-selling author as he celebrates the paperback tour of his book, "The Underground Railroad," according to a news release from the Library Society. 

Whitehead is the No. 1 New York Times bestselling author of The Underground Railroad, which in 2016 won the Pulitzer Prize in Fiction and the National Book Award. It was also named one of the Ten Best Books of the Year by The New York Times Book Review.

He is also a Pulitzer Prize finalist and a recipient of the MacArthur and Guggenheim Fellowships. He lives in New York City. Every ticket comes with a signed paperback copy of Whitehead's bestselling book, The Underground Railroad.

The Charleston Music Hall is located at 37 John Street in Charleston.

Click here to purchase tickets or call 843-853-2252.

Tickets are only available through the Charleston Music Hall.

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