Doris Kearns Goodwin
November 10, 2011
Generously sponsored by UMASS Medical School, Doris Kearns Goodwin, world-renowned historian, has been reporting on politics and baseball for over two decades. Goodwin appears regularly on network television programs and was an on-air consultant for PBS documentaries on Lyndon B. Johnson, the Kennedy Family, Franklin Roosevelt and Ken Burns’ The History of Baseball. Serving as an assistant under Lyndon Johnson, Goodwin was inspired to write the New York Times bestseller, Lyndon Johnson & The American Dream. She went on to write a number of New York Times bestsellers; The Fitzgeralds and the Kennedys, No Ordinary Time and Team of Rivals, establishing herself as the leading female historian and biographer in the world.
**UMASS Medical School Distinguished Speaker Series**
Save $6-$10 per ticket when you purchase tickets to Doris Kearns Goodwin, Jodi Picoult- The Facts Behind the Fiction and Joan Rivers-My Life in Show Business: 135 Years & Counting.