Zadie Smith(1975-), Writer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Winning the Whitbread First Novel Award with her book White Teeth (2000) Zadie Smith has become a literary sensation. Born in Willesden, the setting for the novel, she graduated with a first in English from Cambridge. Since its publication White Teeth has remained on the bestseller lists and has been adapted for a television series. Her second novel The Autograph Man was published in the autumn of 2002.