Glenn Frankel worked for many years at The Washington Post, winning a Pulitzer Prize in 1989. He has taught journalism at Stanford University and the University of Texas at Austin, where he directed the School of Journalism. He has won a National Jewish Book Award, was a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, and is a Motion Picture Academy Film Scholar. He is the bestselling author of The Searchers and High Noon, and lives in Arlington, Virginia.
Charles Kaiser is the author of 1968 In America, The Cost of Courage, and The Gay Metropolis, the landmark history of gay life in America, most recently republished in an updated edition for the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots. He is a book critic for The Guardian (US), and has also been a press critic for Newsweek and a reporter for The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal. His work has appeared in The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, Time, Vanity Fair, and many other publications. In 2015 he was inducted into the LGBT Journalists Hall of Fame.