Walter Isaacson is president and CEO of the Aspen Institute, a nonpartisan educational and policy studies institute based in Washington, D.C., and was previously chairman and CEO of CNN and editor of Time magazine. He is the author of
Einstein: His Life and Universe (April 2007),
Benjamin Franklin: An American Life (2003), and
Kissinger: A Biography (1992), and co-author of
The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made (1986).
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