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The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration
October 5, 2016
Ira Allen Chapel
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Isabel Wilkerson chronicles one of the greatest stories of American history: the decades-long migration of black citizens who fled the South for northern and western cities in search of a better life—a movement that reshaped culture and politics and set in motion racial challenges we now face.
A Pulitzer Prizes Centennial program.
Underwriter: University of Vermont
For more information
- Isabel Wilkerson biography
- “The Uprooted: Chronicling the Great Migration,” The New Yorker, 9/6/2010
- Isabel Wilkerson website
“Telling America’s Untold Story,” short discussion with Isabel Wilkerson, Bostonia: