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Critically Acclaimed Jamaican Novelist, Known for "A Brief History of Seven Killings"

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Marlon James was born in Jamaica in 1970. His novel A Brief History of Seven Killings won the 2015 Man Booker Prize. It was also a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award and won the OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature for fiction, the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award for fiction, and the Minnesota Book Award. It was also a New York Times Notable Book. James is also the author of The Book of Night Women, which won the 2010 Dayton Literary Peace Prize and the Minnesota Book Award, and was a finalist for the 2010 National Book Critics Circle Award in fiction and an NAACP Image Award. His first novel, John Crow’s Devil, was a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for first fiction and the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize, and was a New York Times Editors’ Choice. James divides his time between Minnesota and New York.

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A Brief History of Seven Killings: A Novel

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Marlon James

Critically Acclaimed Jamaican Novelist, Known for "A Brief History of Seven Killings"

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Marlon James Biography

Marlon James was born in Jamaica in 1970. His novel A Brief History of Seven Killings won the 2015 Man Booker Prize. It was also a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award and won the OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature for fiction, the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award for fiction, and the Minnesota Book Award. It was also a New York Times Notable Book. James is also the author of The Book of Night Women, which won the 2010 Dayton Literary Peace Prize and the Minnesota Book Award, and was a finalist for the 2010 National Book Critics Circle Award in fiction and an NAACP Image Award. His first novel, John Crow’s Devil, was a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for first fiction and the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize, and was a New York Times Editors’ Choice. James divides his time between Minnesota and New York.

Marlon James Videos

  • Marlon James: The Waterstones Interview
    We sat down with Man Booker Prize-winner Marlon James to find out how a friendly argument inspired his new fantasy trilogy, why his damsels ...
  • Marlon James on violence, politics and the world's biggest reggae star
  • Marlon James: A Brief History of Seven Killings - YouTube
    Marlon James is at the forefront of a new generation of Caribbean writers. The author of such critically acclaimed novels as "John Crow's Devil" and...

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    Booking fees for Marlon James, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies between live and virtual events. Other factors that can affect speaker fees include the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. The live and virtual event speaking fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Marlon James, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Marlon James?

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  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Marlon James or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Marlon James or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Marlon James is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Marlon James for your event is available upon request. Marlon James generally travels from New York, NY, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Helen Oyeyemi, Dolores Barclay, Nafissa Thompson-Spires, Akwaeke Emezi and Naima Coster. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Marlon James for an upcoming live or virtual event.

Marlon James Speaker Videos

  • Marlon James: The Waterstones Interview
    We sat down with Man Booker Prize-winner Marlon James to find out how a friendly argument inspired his new fantasy trilogy, why his damsels ...
    Marlon James on violence, politics and the world's biggest reggae star
  • Marlon James: A Brief History of Seven Killings - YouTube
    Marlon James is at the forefront of a new generation of Caribbean writers. The author of such critically acclaimed novels as "John Crow's Devil" and "The Book of Night Women", James's latest returns...
    Marlon James on A Brief History of Seven Killings at Miami Book Fair
    Jeffrey Brown interviews novelist Marlon James about his book, A Brief History of Seven Killings, at Miami Book Fair International 2014.

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