Windows on the World: Corban Addison
| 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
February 17, 2023: Corban Addison: Author and Humanitarian
Windows on the World (February 17th at 10 a.m.)
"Bringing Justice to the Wastelands"
Corban Addison is the international bestselling author of four novels, A Walk Across the Sun, The Garden of Burning Sand, The Tears of Dark Water, which won the inaugural Wilbur Smith Adventure Writing Prize, and A Harvest of Thorns, and one work of narrative nonfiction, Wastelands: The True Story of Farm Country on Trial. His books have been published in more than twenty-five countries and address some of today’s most pressing issues of justice and human rights.
Corban holds a law degree from the University of Virginia and an engineering degree from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. After completing a judicial clerkship, he spent six years trying cases in the courtroom before turning to writing full-time. He is a supporter of numerous humanitarian causes, including the abolition of modern slavery, forced labor, and gender-based violence. He lives with his wife and children in Virginia. For more information on Corban Addison, please visit www.prhspeakers.com.