Webcast for La Salle Heritage Week Featured Speaker: Doris Kearns Goodwin

   

Webcast for La Salle Heritage Week Featured Speaker: Doris Kearns Goodwin

 

Doris Kearns Goodwin "The Civil War and Philadelphia"

Thursday, March 21, 2013 • 7:30 p.m. 
Webcast

Doris Kearns Goodwin's presentation will be streamed live.
The webcast will be password-protected, so you must register to gain access.

Once you register above, you will receive an email with instructions on how to access the Webcast.

The presentation will also be available for on-demand viewing for two weeks following the event.


Doris Kearns Goodwin is a renowned historian and award-winning author whose work has included best-selling books on Lyndon B. Johnson, the Kennedy family, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Abraham Lincoln, and baseball. No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: The American Home Front During World War II won the Pulitzer Prize, and Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln won several prestigious awards and was the basis for the feature film Lincoln, directed by Steven Spielberg. Her next book will be about the progressive era, focusing on Theodore Roosevelt, William Taft, and the golden age of journalism. Goodwin has frequently appeared as a commentator on network television, and she has been an on-air consultant for several PBS documentaries, including Ken Burns’ The History of Baseball.