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A Good Read! 2018: The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead: Home

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About This Website

The Miami Dade College Kendall Campus English Department's 2018 "Good Read" selection is The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead.

This website contains information for students who are reading The Underground Railroad in their English classes. Also included are resources for teachers.

About the Author

Colson Whitehead was born in New York City in 1969. After graduating from Harvard College, he wrote for the Village Voice. He is the author of 9 books, and is the recipient of numerous literary awards, including the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award for his novel The Underground Railroad.