Historian Reiss shares the backstory of his award-winning and fascinating biography, The Black Count—about the “real Count of Monte Cristo,” Gen. Alexander Dumas.
The author of High Price—a text that’s part memoir and part medical investigation—explains why the war on drugs is being fought with the wrong weapons.
The Pulitzer Prize winner unpacks his new text on the sexual abuse cover-ups by the Catholic Church.
A leader of the autism advocacy movement, Grandin shares some of her own experiences with the disorder, as detailed in her book, The Autistic Brain.
The son and grandson of African American vets, James examines the significance of the landmark executive order signed by President Truman integrating the military.
The legendary figure in the struggle for justice in America shares some of the lessons learned about activism and social change.
The Oscar nominee recounts some of her struggles as a woman, a Muslim and an Iranian, as detailed in her memoir, The Alley of Love and Yellow Jasmines.
The director of CFR’s U.S.-Mexico Initiative explains why Mexico’s transformations over the last three decades matter for the U.S.
One of the greatest MLB pitchers of all time, Gooden shares stories of his personal and professional challenges, as detailed in his candid memoir, Doc.
The Council on Foreign Relations president unpacks his text, Foreign Policy Begins at Home.