James McGrath Morris
James McGrath Morris is the author of four biographies and several works of narrative history. His New York Times bestseller, Eye on the Struggle: Ethel Payne, The First Lady of the Black Press, was awarded the Benjamin Hooks National Book Prize, and Pulitzer: A Life in Politics, Print, and Power was selected by The Wall Street Journal as one of the five best books on American moguls. His most recent book is The Ambulance Drivers: Hemingway, Dos Passos, and a Friendship Made and Lost in War. The former president of Biographers International Organization (and one of the group’s founders), James is currently working on a biography of Tony Hillerman. His website is www.jamesmcgrathmorris.com.