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Mark K. Updegrove

Director, LBJ Presidential Library

Mark K. Updegrove became the fourth director of the LBJ Presidential Library in October 2009. Earlier in his career, he served as publisher of Newsweek, Los Angeles manager of Time, and president of Time Canada, Time's separate Canadian edition and operation.

Updegrove is the author of three books on the presidency: Indomitable Will: LBJ in the Presidency; Baptism by Fire: Eight Presidents Who Took Office in Times of Crisis; and Second Acts: Presidential Lives and Legacies After the White House. He has interviewed five American presidents and four first ladies.

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Tuesday, April 8

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