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COLSON WHITEHEAD was born and raised in New York City. He is the author of The Intuitionist and John Henry Days, and is a recipient of a Whiting Award and a MacArthur Fellowship. He lives in Brooklyn.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: New York (N, Y, ) Description and travel, New York (N, Y, ) Social life and customs, Whitehead, Colson, 1969- Homes and haunts New York (State) New York