WSJ Book Club: Adam Hochschild Shares His Writing and Reading Habits

Portrait of author Adam Hochschild at his home in Berkeley, CA. on February 29, 2016. Published Credit: Winni Wintermeyer for The Wall Street Journal

Adam Hochschild, historical nonfiction author and the most recent host of the WSJ Book Club, takes a special interest in stories of struggle against evil, tackling fascism, slavery and apartheid, among other complex topics. But he steers clear of black and white judgements. “You have to be careful, as a writer, that you don’t divide people too simply into good guys and bad guys,” he writes.

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