Thomas Jefferson Panel
A panel of historians talked about their books about President Thomas Jefferson. After each made a presentation, they responded to… read more
A panel of historians talked about their books about President Thomas Jefferson. After each made a presentation, they responded to questions from members of the audience. The moderator was Henry Wiencek.
Jon Kukla is the author of Mr. Jefferson’s Women, published by Knopf. Jeremy D. Bailey is the author of Thomas Jefferson and Executive Power, published by Cambridge University Press. Alan Pell Crawford is the author of Twilight at Monticello: The Final Years of Thomas Jefferson, published by Random House.
“New Writings on Jefferson” was a program of the Virginia Festival of the Book held at the University of Virginia Bookstore. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Bailey, Jeremy D. Assistant Professor University of Houston->Political Science
- Crawford, Alan Pell Author
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