MHS Calendar of Events
Turning Points in American History
10 June 2016 to 25 February 2017 Details
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