Pulitzer Prize-Winner Gilbert King Comes to St. Pete!
August 5, 2018 5 pm – 7 pm
Join us at the Studio @620 for a discussion between Pulitzer Prize-winning author Gilbert King and Studio @620 co-founder and artistic director, Bob Devin Jones and Tamp Bay Times book editor Colette Bancroft. Gilbert King is the author of three books, most recently, Beneath a Ruthless Sun. His previous book, Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America, was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for general nonfiction in 2013. A New York Times bestseller, the book was also named runner-up for the Dayton Literary Peace Prize for nonfiction and was a finalist for both the Chautauqua Prize and the Edgar Award. King has written about race, civil rights, and the death penalty for the New York Times, the Washington Post, and The Atlantic, and he is a contributor to The Marshall Project, a nonprofit news organization covering the U.S. criminal justice system. King’s earlier book, The Execution of Willie Francis, was published in 2008. He lives in Brooklyn, N.Y. Admission is free and open to the public. Books will be available for purchase at the event. 5:00 Reception with cash bar and light refreshments by Studio @620 5:30 Book Talk 6:30 Book Signing Book orders and info: Tombolo Books 727-755-9456
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