Percival Everett

Percival Everett

Prose Writer

6:30 p.m., November 14, 2016, Oxford Road Building Presentation Room (3rd floor, 1390 Oxford Road)

Percival Everett is Distinguished Professor of English at the University of Southern California and the author of nearly thirty books, including Percival Everett by Virgil Russell, Assumption, Erasure, I Am Not Sidney Poitier, and Glyph. He is the recipient of the Academy Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award, the Believer Book Award, 2006 PEN USA Center Award for Fiction, and a 2015 Guggenheim Fellowship. He has fly fished the west for over thirty years. He lives in Los Angeles.


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