Epic Migration: Wilkerson at the Miller Center

books-isabel-wilkersonPulitzer Prize-winning journalists Isabel Wilkerson, the author most recently of The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration, which documents the migration of black Americans across America, comes to the Miller Center on Monday, January 17 at 11am. Wilkerson won the 1994 Pulitzer Prize for feature writing for her coverage of the historic Midwestern floods and for her profile of a boy growing up on Chicago’s South Side. The award made Wilkerson the first black woman to win a Pulitzer Prize in journalism and the first black American to win for individual reporting.