Windham-Campbell Conversation, Red Summer: Percival Everett’s American Landscapes

Percival Everett. Photo courtesy John Davis

2023 Windham-Campbell Prize recipient in fiction Percival Everett discusses a series he painted to accompany his novel on the subject of lynching, The Trees. He is joined in conversation by Crystal Feimster, Associate Professor at Yale University in the Departments of African American Studies and History and the Programs of American Studies and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. Offered in conjunction with the Donald Windham–Sandy M. Campbell Literature Prizes, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.