A panel all about Ann. The One Ann Only by Margaret Justus—founder of the Ann Richards Legacy Project—captures many of the former Texas governor’s most iconic quotes. In her memoir Hope and Hard Truth, Ann Richards campaign manager and chief of staff Mary Beth Rogers explores her time working with the former governor. Children’s book author Meghan P. Browne in Indelible Ann discusses her picture-book biography of Richards. Together the three discuss the late governor, who has inspired countless women in politics today.
Moderator: Sarah Bird, bestselling novelist, screenwriter, journalist, and essayist, and recipient of the Texas Writer Award (2014)
Meghan P. Browne, Margaret Justus, Mary Beth Rogers, Indelible Ann: The Larger-Than-Life Story of Governor Ann Richards, The One Ann Only: Wit and Wisdom from Texas Governor Ann Richards, Hope and Hard Truth: A Life in Texas Politics