Black Writers: Andrea Lee and Jamaica Kincaid

WED, FEB 5, 2003 (1:34:05)

Authors Andrea Lee, Interesting Women: Stories, Russian Journal; and Jamaica Kincaid, Annie John, At the Bottom of the River, Lucy, A Small Place, The Autobiography of My Mother, My Brother, read from their work.

+ BIO: Andrea Lee

Andrea Lee was born in Philadelphia and received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Harvard University. She is a former staff writer for the New Yorker, and her fiction and nonfiction writing has also appeared in The New York Times Magazine and The New York Times Book Review. She is the author of Russian Journal, the novel Sarah Phillips, and the short story collection “Interesting Women.” She lives with her husband and two children in Turin, Italy.

Harvard Du Bois Institute
African American Culture Series