An Evening with Marlon James: Distinguished Writers at the Suzy Newhouse Center for the Humanities


When: March 13, 2019 from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm 

Where:  Jewett Auditorium at Wellesley College

Cost: Free 

RSVP: email Sophie Vale at

Join us for a reading from "Black Leopard, Red Wolf", followed by a discussion with the author, Marlon James. In 2015, James became the first Jamaican winner of the Man Booker Prize for "A Brief History of Seven Killings," which also won a 2015 American Book Award and was listed as one of the New York Times’ top 10 books of 2014. "Black Leopard, Red Wolf" (2019) is a period piece influenced by African history and mythology.

If interested in attending please email Sophie Vale at