Leadership: In Turbulent Times

Roundtable Discussion

Thursday, Oct. 14 • 7:00 p.m.
Hamilton Downtown Center 

Join a panel of distinguished historians for an engaging discussion on the lessons of leadership in today's political landscape. Panelists will reflect on the historical presidencies of Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, FDR, and Lyndon Johnson, and their lessons for the present, explored in Doris Kearns Goodwin's "Leadership: In Turbulent Times." Q&A session follows.


2021 John E. Dolibois History Prize Lecture featuring Doris Kearns Goodwin
Presented by The Michael J. Colligan History Project and The Menard Family Center for Democracy

Thursday, Oct. 21 • 7:00 p.m.
Parrish Auditorium • Hamilton Campus

Drawing from her most recent book, "Leadership: In Turbulent Times", America's "historian-in-chief" Doris Kearns Goodwin transports us back to that era to provide perspective and analysis as she helps us understand how President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s leadership helped us endure sacrifices, achieve astonishing productivity, and initiate systemic changes that ultimately showed our resilience and helped us persevere and triumph. Book signing to follow the event.

Limited seating is available.