Cleveland State AHA Festival: Isabel Wilkerson
Author of The Warmth of Other Suns to speak
June 8, 2017
Cleveland State University, Music and Communication Building, Drinko Hall, 2001 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44115 (corner of Euclid and 21st Street)
Isabel Wilkerson is a Pulitzer Prize-winning American journalist, and the author of The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration. Born in Washington D.C. in 1961, she studied journalism at Howard University, becoming editor-in-chief of the college newspaper The Hilltop. During college, Wilkerson interned at many publications, including the Los Angeles Times and the Washington Post.