Q&A with Sean Wilentz
The program was taped in the Pace University studios in New York City.
Professor Wilentz talked about his writings and books. He is the author of a recent Rolling Stone article, “The Worst President in History? One of America’s Leading Historians Assesses George W. Bush.” His most recent book is The Rise of American Democracy: Jefferson to Lincoln, published by W.W. Norton. Topics included the Clinton impeachment, standards for judging good and bad presidents, and U.S. politics.
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