Colson Whitehead’s The Underground Railroad Debuts on Netflix

Colson Whitehead "The Underground Railroad"
Colson Whitehead “The Underground Railroad,” Photo: Doubleday, Bridgehampton Library

The Underground Railroad is a kinetic adventure of one woman’s ferocious will to escape bondage.

Based on the Pulitzer-prize winning novel by Colson Whitehead, this series debuted on Prime Video on May 14.

Whitehead also received a Pulitzer for The Nickel Boys, but one of his other well-known works is Sag Harbor. 

Whitehead and his wife, literary agent Julie Barer, are owners of a house in East Hampton.

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