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What would Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, John F. Kennedy and Lyndon Baines Johnson think about today’s political landscape and what it means for American democracy?
After a long campaign season of fractured political parties and a divided nation, join “America’s Historian-in-Chief” for an examination of Election 2016 and what it means in a historical context.
Doris Kearns Goodwin is a world-renowned presidential historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author. Her books not only offer a framework for putting the 2016 election cycle into historical perspective, they also establish a reference for calibrating presidential performance.
Ms. Goodwin has authored six critically acclaimed and New York Times best-selling books. Her awards include the Sarah Josepha Hale Medal, the New England Book Award, the Carl Sandburg Literary Award and the Ohioana Book Award.