Robert Samuels, co-author of His Name is George Floyd, is a national political enterprise reporter for The Washington Post who focuses on the intersection of politics, policy, and people. Samuels joined the Post in 2011 after spending nearly five years at the Miami Herald.

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His Name is George Floyd


National Book Foundation Presents: An Afternoon with the National Book Awards

March 25, 2023 4PM – 5PM

John Keene (“Punks: New & Selected Poems”) and Robert Samuels & Toluse Olorunnipa (“His Name Is George Floyd: One Man’s Life and the Struggle for Racial Justice”) discuss how singular stories collectively shape history.

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