Kiese Laymon

Born and raised in Jackson, Mississippi, Kiese Laymon, Ottilie Schillig Professor of English and Creative Writing at the University of Mississippi, is the author of the novel Long Division and a collection of essays, How to Slowly Kill Yourself and Others in America. He is also the author of the memoir Heavy.

Books by this Author

Heavy

Author Appearances

MARCUS BOOKS
In-conversation with Tongo Eisen-Martin
3900 Martin Luther King Jr Way
Oakland, CA 94609
DEC 6

Explore

CONNECT WITH US