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National Book Festival

Eleanor Clift is contributing editor for "Newsweek" magazine and a regular panelist on the nationally syndicated show "The McLaughlin Group." She is the author of "War Without Bloodshed: The Art of Politics "and "Madam President: Shattering the Last Glass Ceiling" -- both co-authored with her late husband, Tom Brazaitis – as well as "Founding Sisters and the Nineteenth Amendment." Her latest book, "Two Weeks of Life: A Memoir of Love, Death and Politics "(Basic Books, 2008), recounts the final two weeks of her husband's life as he battled cancer. She lives in Washington, D.C.

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

Eleanor Clift

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