Author: Wil Haygood

Staff Writer
Columbus Alive

Native son Wil Haygood returns home this Friday to sign and read from his latest book, Sweet Thunder: The Life and Times of Sugar Ray Robinson, in the Lincoln Theatre ballroom. The Miami University grad will speak briefly about his career - his reporting for the Boston Globe put him on the Pulitzer Prize shortlist, his biography of Sammy Davis Jr. garnered critical acclaim and he currently writes a column for the Washington Post - before sharing excerpts from his biography on the iconic boxing legend.

Wil Haygood

When: 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 9

Where: Lincoln Theatre, King-Lincoln District