NOMMO African American authors series
On Wednesday, November 2, 2011 the NOMMO African American Authors series begins its 2011-2012 season. Professor Alexs Pate hosts Percival Everettat 7:00 PM in Cowles Auditorium (located in the Hubert H. Humphrey Center.) Percival Everett is the author of nearly twenty novels, three collections of short fiction, and two volumes of poetry, including the recent collection Swimming Swimmers Swimming. Among his novels are Assumption and I Am Not Sidney Poitier, which won the Believer Book Award.