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The Private Jefferson
Explore Jefferson’s complexity through select correspondence and writings including the Declaration of Independence, records of farming at Monticello, and his architectural drawings.Details
Subscribe to receive advance copies of the seminar papers. 24 January 2013.Thursday, 5:30PM - 7:30PM Stacy Schiff, Pulitizer-Prize winning author Moderator: Susan Ware
Pulitizer-Prize winning author Stacy Schiff will discuss her career as a writer and biographer in conversation with Susan Ware.
Stacy Schiff's most recent book is Cleopatra: A Life (2010), which was named one of the New York Times Book Review's top ten books of the year. Her previous books include A Great Improvisation: Franklin, France, and the Birth of America (2005), Vera (Mrs. Vladimir Nabakov): Portrait of a Marriage (1999), which won the Pulitizer Prize, and Saint-Exupery: A Biography (1994).
Susan Ware is an independent scholar who specializes in twentieth-century U.S. History, women's history, and biography. Her most recent book is Game, Set, Match: Billie Jean King and the Revolution in Women's Sports (2011).close