David Levering Lewis

Finalist, 2000 National Book Awards
Finalist, National Book Awards 1993

David Levering Lewis is the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of the two-volume biography of W. E. B. Du Bois. He has been awarded numerous prizes and fellowships, including a MacArthur Fellowship.
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W.E.B. Du Bois: The Fight for Equality and the American Century, 1919-1963

David Levering Lewis – W.E.B. Du Bois: The Fight for Equality and the American Century, 1919-1963
ISBN 9780805025347 Henry Holt & Company

The second volume of the Pulitzer Prize-winning biography. W.E.B. Du Bois was a historian, novelist, editor, sociologist, founder of the NAACP, advocate of women's rights, and the premier architect of the Civil Rights movement. His hypnotic voice thunders out of David Levering Lewis's monumental biography like a locomotive under full steam.  More about this book >

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David Levering Lewis

David Levering Lewis is the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of the two-volume biography of W. E. B. Du Bois. He has been awarded numerous prizes and fellowships, including a MacArthur Fellowship. Twice a finalist for the National Book Award, Lewis lives in Manhattan and Stanfordville, New York, with his wife.

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