Jacqueline Jones

Jacqueline Jones is Harry S. Truman Professor of American History at Brandeis University and the author of seven previous books. Among her numerous awards are the Taft Prize, the Brown Memorial Prize, the Spruill Prize, the Bancroft Prize (for "Labor of Love, Labor of Sorrow)," and, in 1999, a MacArthur Fellowship. She lives with her family in Wellesley, Massachusetts.