On 23 July 2020, WIIS-DC hosted a virtual lunchtime conversation with author Elizabeth Shackelford and her editor Colleen Lawrie on how Elizabeth took her book idea and made it a reality, "The Dissent Channel: American Diplomacy in a Dishonest Age."
Check out the event recording below.
Colleen Lawrie is an Executive Editor who joined PublicAffairs in 2015. Her list includes narrative nonfiction -- business, politics, social justice, and history. She published the New York Times bestselling book, The Storm Before The Storm: The Beginning of the End of the Roman Republic by Mike Duncan, as well as the Washington Post and USA Today bestseller Disrupt Aging by AARP CEO JoAnn Jenkins, Crash Override by Zoe Quinn, and Radley Balko & Tucker Carrington’s The Cadaver King and the Country Dentist: A True Story of Injustice in the American South, among others. A resident of Harlem, she is a marathoner and obsessive podcast consumer—often at the same time.