Tulsa Town Hall Presents Presidential Historian & Author Doris Kearns Goodwin
The Tulsa Town Hall 81st season concludes with renowned presidential historian and author Doris Kearns Goodwin on Friday, April 22. Author of six critically acclaimed New York Times bestselling books, she received a Pulitzer Prize in history for No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt. Other bestsellers are The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, Howard Taft, and The Golden Age of Journalism; Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln; The Fitzgeralds and the Kennedys: An American Saga; and Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream. Wait Till Next Year is Doris Kearns Goodwin’s touching memoir of growing up in love with her family and baseball.
Goodwin is also known for her historical insight as a news commentator on , , and . With elections in 2016, her topic is timely with “Leadership Lessons from the White House: Doris Kearns Goodwin on the American Presidents.”
Her appearance in Tulsa is made possible by a generous gift from The Helmerich Trust.
Tulsa Town Hall’s 2015-16 Speaker Series is sold out. The 2016-17 Speaker Series will be announced in April.