Ambrose Bierce


Ambrose Bierce was a soldier, a journalist, an editor, a satirist and a philosopher. He was a complicated man with an unwavering moral code and a life of experiences both fantastic and horrific, which informed his writing. Read the show note for this episode here.

Topics in this Podcast: poets, U.S. history, American history, literary history, U.S. civil war, 19th century, 20th century, American Civil War, William Randolph Hearst, biographies