Tope Folarin - Salt Lake City


Oct 27, 2021, 7:00 pm

Author

Tope Folarin

Book Title

A Particular Kind of Black Man

City

Salt Lake City

Wasatch Front Region

Venue

Westminster College
1840 S 1300 E
Salt Lake City , UT 84105-3617
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Description

The Student Diversity and Inclusion Center at Westminster College is excited to host Tope Folarin, author of A Particular Kind of Black Man.

Catch us in Malouf 201 on Westminster’s campus at 7pm.

Tope Folarin is a Nigerian-American writer based in Washington, DC. He won the Caine Prize for African Writing in 2013 and was shortlisted once again in 2016. He was also recently named to the Africa39 list of the most promising African writers under 40. He was educated at Morehouse College and the University of Oxford, where he earned two Masters degrees as a Rhodes Scholar. He is the author of A Particular Kind of Black Man.

This program is made possible with support from Westminster College and Utah Humanities.

Genre

Fiction

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