Isabel Wilkerson

Isabel Wilkerson, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Humanities Medal, is the author of the critically acclaimed New York Times bestseller The Warmth of Other Suns. Her debut work won the National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction and was included in Time‘s 10 Best Nonfiction Books of the 2010s and in The New York Times‘ list of the Best Nonfiction of All Time. Her 2020 international bestseller Caste

reveals how our world has been shaped by caste – and how its rigid, arbitrary hierarchies still divide us today. She has taught at Princeton, Emory, and Boston Universities and has lectured at more than two hundred other colleges and universities across the United States and in Europe and Asia.

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