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Author Spotlight | Tayari Jones on AADL.TV


Monday November 29, 2021: 4:00pm to 4:30pm




Join Lucy as she shines a spotlight on the works of a single author. This month she looks at the novels of Tayari Jones.

Tayari Jones is the New York Times bestselling author of four novels. Her most recent novel, An American Marriage (2018) was awarded the Women’s Prize for Fiction, Aspen Words Prize and an NAACP Image Award. It was a 2018 Oprah’s Book Club selection.

Jones is a graduate of Spelman College, the University of Iowa, and Arizona State University. She is the Charles Howard Candler Professor of English and Creative Writing at Emory University.