Alan Taylor, a professor of history at the University of California, Davis, won the Pulitzer Prize for William Cooper's Town: Power and Persuasion on the Frontier of the Early American Republic. His most recent book is Writing Early American History.
Paul Taylor, founder and director of the Alliance for Better Campaigns, was a
newspaper reporter for 25 years. He spent the last 14 at The Washington
Post, where he covered national politics and social issues.