Taylor Branch is a Pulitzer Prize-winning author, historian, and public speaker, best known for his Civil Rights era trilogy America in the King Years. The first book in the trilogy, Parting the Waters: America in the King Years, 1954-63 won him the Pulitzer when it was published in 1989. Branch's other books include The Clinton Tapes, and The Cartel, about the NCAA.
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Episode #523 / Length: 26 minutes