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Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author of "Carry Me Home: Birmingham, Alabama, the Climactic Battle of the Civil Rights Revolution

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Rebecca Diane McWhorter is an American journalist, commentator and author who has written extensively about race and the history of civil rights. She won the Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction and the J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize in 2002 for Carry Me Home: Birmingham, Alabama, the Climactic Battle of the Civil Rights Revolution.

McWhorter has written extensively on race and the struggle for civil rights in the US. In 2002 she was awarded both the Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction and the J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize for Carry Me Home: Birmingham, Alabama, the Climactic Battle of the Civil Rights Revolution. She is also the author of A Dream of Freedom, a young adult history of the civil rights movement. She is a long-time contributor to The New York Times and has written for the op-ed page of USA Today and for Slate, Harper's, Smithsonian, among other publications. She is a member of the Board of Contributors for USA Today’s Forum Page, part of the newspaper’s Opinion section, and has been managing editor of Boston magazine.

She has been a Holtzbrinck Fellow at the American Academy in Berlin, Germany, a Guggenheim Fellow, a resident scholar at the Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center, and a Fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study and at the W. E. B. Du Bois Institute at Harvard University. In 2015 she was one of the recipients in the first year of the National Endowment for the Humanities' Public Scholar program to underwrite the production of general-readership non-fiction books by scholars. She is a member of the Society of American Historians. She is working on Moon over Alabama, a study of Wernher von Braun and the US space program in Alabama.

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Diane McWhorter

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author of "Carry Me Home: Birmingham, Alabama, the Climactic Battle of the Civil Rights Revolution

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Diane McWhorter Biography

Rebecca Diane McWhorter is an American journalist, commentator and author who has written extensively about race and the history of civil rights. She won the Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction and the J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize in 2002 for Carry Me Home: Birmingham, Alabama, the Climactic Battle of the Civil Rights Revolution.

McWhorter has written extensively on race and the struggle for civil rights in the US. In 2002 she was awarded both the Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction and the J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize for Carry Me Home: Birmingham, Alabama, the Climactic Battle of the Civil Rights Revolution. She is also the author of A Dream of Freedom, a young adult history of the civil rights movement. She is a long-time contributor to The New York Times and has written for the op-ed page of USA Today and for Slate, Harper's, Smithsonian, among other publications. She is a member of the Board of Contributors for USA Today’s Forum Page, part of the newspaper’s Opinion section, and has been managing editor of Boston magazine.

She has been a Holtzbrinck Fellow at the American Academy in Berlin, Germany, a Guggenheim Fellow, a resident scholar at the Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center, and a Fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study and at the W. E. B. Du Bois Institute at Harvard University. In 2015 she was one of the recipients in the first year of the National Endowment for the Humanities' Public Scholar program to underwrite the production of general-readership non-fiction books by scholars. She is a member of the Society of American Historians. She is working on Moon over Alabama, a study of Wernher von Braun and the US space program in Alabama.

Diane McWhorter Videos

  • Bookmark with Don Noble: Diane McWhorter
    Alabama native Diane McWhorter talks about “Carry Me Home,” her Pulitzer prize winning account of the civil rights struggle in Birmingham.
  • 'Selma' Q&A with Diane McWhorter
    Pulitzer Prize-winning author Diane McWhorter (left) tells professor Nancy Sharkey that journalists played an important role in the civil rights ...
  • Left of Black with Diane McWhorter
    In this special Harvard Hiphop Archive episode, Mark Anthony Neal is join by Pulitzer Prize winning author Diane McWhorter to talk about her ...

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  • How to book Diane McWhorter?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Diane McWhorter for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers. Fill out a booking request form for Diane McWhorter, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Diane McWhorter or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Diane McWhorter?

    Booking fees for Diane McWhorter, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Diane McWhorter, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Diane McWhorter?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Diane McWhorter for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Diane McWhorter for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Diane McWhorter or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Diane McWhorter or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

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Diane McWhorter Speaker Videos

  • Bookmark with Don Noble: Diane McWhorter
    Alabama native Diane McWhorter talks about “Carry Me Home,” her Pulitzer prize winning account of the civil rights struggle in Birmingham.
    'Selma' Q&A with Diane McWhorter
    Pulitzer Prize-winning author Diane McWhorter (left) tells professor Nancy Sharkey that journalists played an important role in the civil rights ...
  • Left of Black with Diane McWhorter
    In this special Harvard Hiphop Archive episode, Mark Anthony Neal is join by Pulitzer Prize winning author Diane McWhorter to talk about her ...

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