VIRTUAL EVENT: PCW Annual Meeting with remarks by Princeton's Professor Julian Zelizer
Thank you to all who attended our Virtual Annual Meeting. The presentation slide deck is now available.
The Princeton Club of Washington is pleased to welcome Julian Zelizer, the Malcolm Stevenson Forbes, Class of 1941 Professor of History and Public Affairs at Princeton University. Professor Zelizer has helped revive and revitalize the study of American political history. He is a Political Analyst on CNN and a regular guest on NPR's "Here and Now." He has written and edited 20 books, and most recently co-authored Fault Lines: A History of the United States Since 1974 with Professor Kevin Kruse. Professor Zelizer co-hosts the "Politics and Polls" podcast with Professor Sam Wang. Don't miss this opportunity to hear Professor Zelizer weigh in on the state of American democracy and the future of the republic.
PCW will also provide information on its activities over the last year and announce the election results for the 2020-2022 PCW Council Officers and Committee Chairs.
When: Monday, June 29
6 — 6:30 | Club Business
6:30 — 7:15 | Remarks from Professor Zelizer
7:15 — 7:45 | Q&A
Where: Online (Zoom link will be sent to attendees in advance)
Tickets: Free ($0) for members of Princeton Club of Washington, $10 for non-members. To become a PCW member, please click here.
About the Speaker
Julian E. Zelizer has been among the pioneers in the revival of American political history. He is the Malcolm Stevenson Forbes, Class of 1941 Professor of History and Public Affairs at Princeton University and a CNN Political Analyst and a regular guest on NPR’s "Here and Now." He is the author and editor of 20 books including, The Fierce Urgency of Now: Lyndon Johnson, Congress, and the Battle for the Great Society (2015), the winner of the D.B. Hardeman Prize for the Best Book on Congress. His most recent book, co-authored with Kevin Kruse, is Fault Lines: A History of the United States Since 1974 (Norton). Professor Zelizer’s new book, “Burning Down the House: Newt Gingrich, The Fall of a Speaker, and the Rise of the New Republican Party,” will be published in July 2020. He is currently writing a new book about Abraham Joshua Heschel for the Jewish Lives Series of Yale University Press. He has received fellowships from the Brookings Institution, the Guggenheim Foundation, the Russell Sage Foundation, the New York Historical Society, and New America. He also co-hosts a popular podcast called Politics & Polls.