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Best-selling author and Tulane professor Walter Isaacson comes home

January 24, 2018 1:15 PM


Carolyn Scofield
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VIDEO: Walter Isaacson talks about teaching at Tulane and the subject of his latest book - the artist and scientist Leonardo da Vinci.


Walter Isaacson, the New Orleans native and former Times-Picayune reporter who became chairman and CEO of CNN, managing editor of TIME, a best-selling author and leader of the Aspen Institute, recently joined Tulane University’s history department with the title University Professor. Isaacson sat down for a quick interview about his latest book, Leonardo da Vinci, and about coming home to teach at Tulane.