Leadership: In Turbulent Times
History with David M. Rubenstein
Doris Kearns Goodwin, David M. Rubenstein (moderator)
Tue, January 8, 2019 | 6:30 pm | $48 (Members $38) | 35 and under $15

Note: This event is sold out



Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Doris Kearns Goodwin joins philanthropist David M. Rubenstein for a conversation on what qualities make a truly great leader. What can modern leaders learn from the many iconic American presidents—Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Lyndon B. Johnson?

Doris Kearns Goodwin is the author of Leadership: In Turbulent Times. David M. Rubenstein (moderator) is a co-founder and co-executive chairman of The Carlyle Group.

Presented as a part of the Presidential Historical Commission at New-York Historical Society


The Robert H. Smith Auditorium at the New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024


This program has reached capacity. There will be a standby line the evening of the program. One hour before the program begins, we will begin handing out standby numbers with members receiving priority. Shortly before the program begins, we would begin selling tickets if we are able to do so. Standby does not guarantee admission.

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