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Writers LIVE: Leonard Pitts, Jr., The Last Thing You Surrender

Writers LIVE: Leonard Pitts, Jr., The Last Thing You Surrender

Pulitzer-winning journalist and bestselling novelist Leonard Pitts, Jr.’s new historical page-turner is a great American tale of race and war, following three characters from the Jim Crow South as they face the enormous changes World War II triggers in the United States.

Leonard Pitts, Jr. is the author of the novels The Last Thing You SurrenderGrant ParkFreeman, and Before I Forget, as well as two works of nonfiction. He is a nationally syndicated columnist for the Miami Herald and winner of the 2004 Pulitzer Prize for commentary, in addition to many other awards. Born and raised in Southern California, Pitts lives in Maryland outside Washington, DC.

Writers LIVE programs are supported in part by a bequest from The Miss Howard Hubbard Adult Programming Fund.

Recorded On: Wednesday, March 27, 2019