John Avlon

John Avlon is the Editor-in-Chief of The Daily Beast and a CNN political analyst. He is the author of Independent Nation and Wingnuts as well as an editor of the anthology Deadline Artists: America’s Greatest Newspaper Columns. He was chief speechwriter for New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani and won the National Society of Newspaper Columnists’ award for Best Online Column in 2012. He lives with his wife Margaret Hoover and their two children in New York City.

Books by this Author

Washington's Farewell

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George Washington's Farewell

John Avlon, author of WASHINGTON'S FAREWELL, and editor-in-chief of The Daily Beast, discusses the first president's momentous and prescient farewell address to the nation.

Author Appearances

NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY
Talk, Q&A, and signing
476 Fifth Ave
Room 102
New York, NY 10018
JAN 25
POLITICS & PROSE
Talk, Q&A, and Signing.
5015 Connecticut Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20008
JAN 26
WASHINGTON'S MOUNT VERNON
Talk, Q&A, and signing.
Robert H. and Clarice Smith Auditorium
3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Hwy.
Mount Vernon, VA 22121
FEB 1

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