Georgia A. Whitehead.

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City of progress: A history of Columbus, GeorgiaAuthor: Margaret Laney Whitehead. View the profiles of people named Georgia Whitehead. Join Facebook to connect with Georgia Whitehead and others you may know. Facebook gives people the. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award, the #1 New York Times bestseller from Colson Whitehead, a magnificent tour de force chronicling a young slave's adventures as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia.

Life is hell for all the slaves, but especially bad for Cora; an outcast even among Cited by:   Whitehead was recently awarded the National Book Award for his novel about a young slave who has escaped a Georgia plantation and is heading north.

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We found public records for Georgia Whitehead. Find current home address, cell phone numbers, email addresses and known relatives. Filter by age or state to narrow your search to find the person you are looking for. The alternate history novel tells the story of Cora and Caesar, two slaves in the southeastern United States during the 19th century, who make a bid for freedom from their Georgia plantations by following the Underground Railroad, which the novel depicts as primarily a rail transport system in addition to a series of safe houses and secret : Colson Whitehead.

Now, in his new novel, The Underground Railroad, Whitehead returns to his childhood vision of an actual locomotive that carries escaped slaves through tunnels. The book follows a year-old slave. Illustration by Josh D. Georgia A. Whitehead. book Books Lists colson whitehead Share Tweet Submit Pin Colson Whitehead is necessary reading, and there’s something for Author: Frannie Jackson.

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Colson Whitehead’s The Underground Railroad tells the story of Cora, a runaway slave who travels from state to state on railroad cars physically under the ground of the American South.

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Persuaded by a fellow slave named Caesar, Cora escapes from the Georgia plantation where she was born and travels north, riding in the boxcar of a secret underground train. Note: He is in the household of Philip B. and Georgia A. Whitehead in the Dark Corners district of Oconee County,   In The Underground Railroad, Whitehead dives into the past for the first time, transporting readers back to pre-Civil War America and the plantations of the South.

We are introduced to Cora, a third-generation slave in Georgia who has never set foot off her master’s property and for whom the idea of fleeing is unthinkable—that is, until a.

Publisher Description Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award, the #1 New York Times bestseller from Colson Whitehead, a magnificent tour de force chronicling a young slave's adventures as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia/5(K).

This thrilling, genre-bending tale of escape from slavery in the American deep south contains extraordinary prose and uncomfortable home truths. Sun 9 Oct EDT. Last modified on Wed Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. All the slaves lead a hellish existence, but Cora has it worse than most; she is an outcast even among her fellow Africans and she is approaching womanhood, where it is clear even greater pain awaits.

When Caesar, a slave recently arrived from Virginia, tells her about the Underground Railroad, they take the perilous decision to 4/5(). In telling the story of Cora’s escape from Georgia to the North, Whitehead uses a fairly linear, chronological narrative.

The chapters named according to geography begin with a notice for a runaway slave and follow Cora’s progress from south to north. We the People Book Club.

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Praised by Barack Obama and an Oprah Book Club Pick, The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead won the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. Whitehead is a Whiting Award winner, MacArthur fellow, Harvard graduate, professor, and New Yorker.

Cora, the bright star of his eighth book, The Underground Railroad, is born a slave and raised in servitude on an s Georgia : Megan Labrise. Josiahs Donarian Whitehead passed away Friday at WellStar West Georgia Medical Center. He was born Novem to LaShanta Whitehead and Kelvin Brewer in LaGrange, Georgia.A writer on tour always fields unexpected questions unrelated to the subject of his book.

Such behavior comes with the territory. But novelist Colson Whitehead .The Underground Railroad is an American masterpiece, as much a searing document of a cruel history as a uniquely brilliant work of fiction."--Michael Schaub, NPR “Far and away the most anticipated literary novel of the year, The Underground Railroad marks a new triumph for Whitehead [A] book that resonates with deep emotional timbre/5(K).