Campaigns Matter: A conversation with Edward-Isaac Dovere

June 4th, 2021
book_cover_battle-for-the-soul.jpegEver since 1960, the campaign memoir has become almost a genre unto itself. Over the years many of these books have shaped our view of politics. 
 
In each of these stories men and even some women have competed for the presidency with the strongest of passion, with the proverbial fire in the belly. In many cases that ambition and their foibles have driven the country's narrative. 
 
As divided as we are as a nation, one thing that seems to be unique and universally embedded within our democracy, is the carnival that is American presidential campaign. 2020 was no exception. Chronicling this campaign, or at least the Democratic side of it, is the Atlantic’s Edward-Isaac Dovere. His campaign memoir is Battle for the Soul: Inside the Democrats' Campaigns to Defeat Trump 
 
My conversation with Edward-Isaac Dovere:
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