Margo Jefferson, a Pulitzer Prize-winning critic, is the author of On Michael Jackson and Negroland: A Memoir, which won the 2015 National Book Critics Circle Award for Autobiography, the International Bridge Prize and the Heartland Prize. She teaches in the School of the Arts Writing Program at Columbia University.
Books by Margo Jefferson
Interviews with Margo Jefferson
The Pulitzer Prize-winning critic celebrates a form in constant flight from definition, that finds expression in hybrid texts and plays-within-plays, and that is as at home in high art as in pop culture.
Interviews where books by Margo Jefferson were recommended
The Return: Fathers, Sons and the Land In Between
by Hisham Matar
Negroland: A Memoir
by Margo Jefferson
Secondhand Time: The Last of the Soviets
by Svetlana Alexievich
East West Street: On the Origins of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity
by Philippe Sands
The Rise and Fall of American Growth: The U.S. Standard of Living since the Civil War
by Robert J. Gordon
Stephanie Flanders, chair of this year’s Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction, talks us through some of the best nonfiction books of 2016.