Doris Kearns Goodwin
Acclaimed presidential historian Doris Kearns Goodwin has won wide praise for revealing the public and private lives of her subjects against the backdrop of history. She received the Pulitzer Prize for her book No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II. Her other New York Times bestselling books include Lyndon Johnson and The American Dream, The Fitzgeralds and The Kennedys, the memoir Wait Till Next Year, and Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln, recipient of the prestigious Lincoln Prize and the basis for Steven Spielberg’s film Lincoln. In The Bully Pulpit, she examines the first decade of the Progressive Era through the lives of Theodore Roosevelt and his successor, William Howard Taft.
Pine Tree Foundation Endowed Lecture