Saidiya Hartman

Saidiya Hartman is the author of Wayward Lives, Beautiful Experiments, Lose Your Mother: A Journey Along the Atlantic Slave Route and Scenes of Subjection. A MacArthur "Genius" Fellow, she has been a Guggenheim Fellow, Cullman Fellow, and Fulbright Scholar. She is a professor at Columbia University and lives in New York.


Winner — Lionel Trilling Book Award, 2020

Winner — Publishing Triangle Award, 2020

Winner — National Book Critics Circle Award, 2019

Shortlisted — Lambda Literary Award, 2020

Winner — Organization of American Historians Mary Nickliss Prize, 2020

Books by Saidiya Hartman