Katherine Boo, The New Yorker, Pulitzer Prize and MacArthur “Genius” Grant Recipient (WWS Talk)

Nov 14, 2018, 4:30 pm4:30 pm
Robertson Hall
Open to the public
Event Description

Katherine Boo’s investigative reporting from within unprivileged communities has been recognized with a Pulitzer Prize, a National Magazine Award, and a MacArthur Foundation “Genius” grant. A staff writer at The New Yorker, Boo will discuss her book, "Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity," followed by a sale and signing.

About the book: http://www.behindthebeautifulforevers.com/

Woodrow Wilson School of Public & International Affairs