Jack Davis

Jack Davis recently won the 2018 Pulitzer Prize in History for his book "The Gulf: The Making of an American Sea" (courtesy Jack Davis)
Jack Davis

In his latest book, Jack Davis says the history of the Gulf of Mexico is the story of a great American sea. And until now, it’s a story that’s gone untold. On University Beat on WUSF Public Media, Roberto Roldan sits down with the University of South Florida grad who recently won the 2018 Pulitzer Prize in History.

More Information: 

Jack E. Davis
Professor of History
University of Florida
352-273-3398       davisjac@ufl.edu
www.clas.ufl.edu/users/davisjac/

"The Gulf: The Making of An American Sea" on Amazon.com

Information about Davis' 2018 Pulitzer Prize in History

WUSF News story

Original Broadcast Date: 
05/15/18

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Mark Schreiner

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