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Doris Kearns Goodwin speaks on “Leadership in Turbulent Times.”

Pulitzer Prize-winning presidential historian and author Doris Kearns Goodwin discusses her new book and what we must do to improve today’s polarized world.

In her new book, Leadership in Turbulent Times, the culmination of five decades of work in presidential history, Pulitzer Prize-winning author and historian Doris Kearns Goodwin, tackles this essential question by examining critical lessons from Abraham Lincoln, both Theodore and Franklin Roosevelt, and Lyndon Johnson. Goodwin, “America’s historian-in-chief” (New York), shows us how our greatest commanders in chief navigated some of the nation’s gravest challenges. Join this eminent chronicler of America’s past for a look at how we’ve overcome huge adversity—and what we must do to improve today’s polarized world.

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November 3, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
John Lyman Center for the Performing Arts
501 Crescent St
New Haven, CT 06515 United States