Panel Discussion on Biographies
“Biography: The Famous and the Infamous” was a panel from the 2016 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, and took place at the Hancock Foundation building on the campus of the University of Southern California.
Panelists talked about writing biographies. Panelists included Terry Alford, author of Fortune’s Fool: The Life of John Wilkes Booth; Kirstin Downey, author of Isabella: The Warrior Queen; and Charlotte Decroes Jacobs, author of Jonas Salk: A Life.
“Biography: The Famous and the Infamous” was a panel from the 2016 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, and took place at the Hancock Foundation building on the campus of the University of Southern California. close
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Terry Alford Professor (Former) Northern Virginia Community College, Annandale->History
James Atlas President and Founder Atlas and Company
Kirstin Downey Author
Charlotte Jacobs M.D. Professor Emerita Stanford University->School of Medicine
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