Walter Isaacson

Walter Isaacson, University Professor of History at Tulane, has been CEO of the Aspen Institute, chairman of CNN, and editor of Time magazine. He is the author of Leonardo da Vinci; The Innovators; Steve JobsEinstein: His Life and UniverseBenjamin Franklin: An American Life; and Kissinger: A Biography, and the coauthor of The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made. He and his wife live in New Orleans and New York City. Facebook: Walter Isaacson, Twitter: @WalterIsaacson

Books by this Author

Leonardo da Vinci
The Innovators
Steve Jobs
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Brilliance! Episode 1: Ada Lovelace

Ada Lovelace, the daughter of notorious libertine Lord Byron, is widely credited as the first computer programmer and one of the earliest and influential pioneers of the digital era. To learn more, read Walter Isaacson's, THE INNOVATORS.

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