Latest from Matt Schudel
He wrote his classic song about a man he met in jail, then helped define the “Texas outlaw” style of music.
  • Oct 24, 2020
At the Jonathan Cape publishing firm, he helped launch the careers of dozens of acclaimed literary artists.
  • Oct 17, 2020
As Army chief of staff, he instituted changes in training and weapon systems to modernize the U.S. military.
  • Oct 13, 2020
He was an author whose books included in-depth looks at New Orleans, the Coors family and gun owners.
  • Oct 13, 2020
The lawyer and college professor was only two generations removed from his grandfather, who was born in 1790.
  • Oct 10, 2020
As a columnist for three New York papers, he brought to life the city’s subways, triumphs and tragedies.
  • Oct 8, 2020
His overwhelming dominance in 1968 with the St. Louis Cardinals contributed to changes in the rules of baseball.
  • Oct 2, 2020
Her song about female empowerment was a No. 1 hit in the early 1970s and a galvanizing force in the women’s movement.
  • Sep 30, 2020
He was called a “national historic treasure” for his dramatic monologues and battlefield tours.
  • Sep 29, 2020
A public relations and speech expert, she helped newsmakers put their best face forward.
  • Sep 26, 2020