Videos from the June 2022 PRH Common Reading Virtual Author Event are now available

By Spenser Stevens | July 18 2022 | College & University Reads

On Thursday, June 9th 2022, Penguin Random House Education hosted a special event for first-year and common reading chairs from colleges and universities from across the country. Moderated by Spenser Stevens, PRH Education Marketing Manager, the event featured the following PRH authors speaking about their books:


Anita Hill, author of Believing

Elizabeth Kolbert, author of Under a White Sky

Anna Qu, author of Made in China

Linda Villarosa, author of Under the Skin


Here are the videos:


Anita Hill, Believing



Elizabeth Kolbert, Under a White Sky



Anna Qu, Made in China



Linda Villarosa, Under the Skin

Under a White Sky
The Nature of the Future
Selected for common reading at:

Made in China
A Memoir of Love and Labor
A young girl forced to work in a Queens sweatshop calls child services on her mother in this powerful debut memoir about labor and self-worth that traces a Chinese immigrant's journey to an American future.

Under the Skin
The Hidden Toll of Racism on American Lives and on the Health of Our Nation
From an award-winning writer at the New York Times Magazine and a contributor to the 1619 Project comes a landmark book that tells the full story of racial health disparities in America, revealing the toll racism takes on individuals and the health of our nation.