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A conversation with presidential historian Robert Dallek

Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020 - 7 p.m.

Event Type: Pell Center, Public Event

Audience: Public

Contact: Pell Center for International Relations and Public Policy
Phone: (401) 341-2927

Join New York Times best-selling author and Bancroft Prize-winning historian Robert Dallek for a discussion about U.S. presidential politics past and present. Author of more than 15 books, Dallek is the leading academic historian of the American presidency. In May 2020, HarperCollins published his most recent book, "How Did We Get Here? From Theodore Roosevelt to Donald Trump."

Dallek will be joined by Dr. Jim Ludes, executive director of the Pell Center for International Relations and Public Policy, and Dr. William Leeman, associate professor in the Department of History and director of the Pell Honors Program. This event is made possible by the generous support of the John E. McGinty Fund in History.