, author of The healing
, was born and raised in Mississippi, growing up in the institutional segregation of a small town. In college he became an activist and sold The Ebony Pictorial History of Black America door to door in black neighborhoods across the South while the Klan tried to discourage him. He now resides in Minnesota. Odell will join us to present his latest novel, Miss Hazel and the Rosa Parks League.
"A terrific novel that will take its place in the distinguished pantheon of Southern fiction" -- Pat Conroy (author of The Prince of Tides and South of Broad)
Location: Street: 55 Haywood St City: Asheville, Province: North Carolina Postal Code: 28801 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)… (more)