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New York Times and Washington Post bestselling author. Peabody Award-winning journalist. Author or co-author of ten books, including Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years, the classic oral history adapted for Broadway and film. American history, forgotten stories, and elder wisdom since 1991.

Some of my own books on a shelf in my home office in 2020. The wall photo is Dr. Bessie Delany's yearbook photo, 1923. Photo copyright A.H. Hearth.
At home with the Delany Sisters, 1992: from left, Sadie Delany, Amy Hill Hearth, and Bessie Delany. Photo copyright 1992 A.H. Hearth