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Annette Gordon-Reed


Annette Gordon-Reed, author of Most Blessed of the Patriarchs (with Peter S. Onuf), is the Charles Warren Professor of American Legal History at Harvard Law School and a professor of history in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at Harvard University. Gordon-Reed won the Pulitzer Prize in History for The Hemingses of Monticello, a subject she had written about in Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings. Her honors include a fellowship from NYPL’s Cullman Center, a Guggenheim Fellowship, a MacArthur Fellowship, the National Humanities Medal, the National Book Award, and the Woman of Power & Influence Award from the National Organization for Women.

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