Booknotes: Life Stories: Discussion
Panelists discussed the art of biography and their personal subject material. After answering questions posed by the moderator, they answered questions from the audience.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- David Herbert Donald Professor Harvard University->History
- Joseph J. Ellis Professor Mount Holyoke College->History
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