Karen Hudson is the granddaughter and biographer of architect Paul Revere Williams. She is the author of Paul R. Williams, Architect: A Legacy of Style and The Will and The Way, a young readers’ biography on Mr. Williams. Her latest book is Paul R. Williams, Classic Hollywood Style, a look at some of his most magnificent homes in the Los Angeles area. She is also the co-author of Basic Black: Home Training for Modern Times and The New Basic Black. She is a third generation Angeleno and is currently writing a book on the lives of both of her grandfathers, chronicling early Black Los Angeles.