Pulitzer Prize winner Doris Kearns Goodwin, author of the best-seller Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln
, excels at bringing to life turning points in American history while humanizing the larger-than-life figures at the center of them. In this Boca Festival of the Arts event, the historian will be discussing her latest book, The Bully Pulpit
, which explores the broken friendship of Theodore Roosevelt and his successor, William Howard Taft, set against the war between the muckraking press and abusive monopolies. Goodwin currently serves as an NBC-TV news analyst as well as a consultant and on-air person for PBS documentaries on Lyndon B. Johnson, the Kennedy Family, Franklin Roosevelt and Ken Burns' The History of Baseball
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