(KCPW News) President Theodore Roosevelt’s “bully pulpit” doesn’t exist in the same way for modern presidents. That’s part of the message Pulitzer Prize-winning author and historian Doris Kearns Goodwin will deliver this Saturday in Salt Lake City. Jeff Robinson spoke with her about politics and the media for a preview of the event.
Historian Doris Kearns Goodwin will speak this Saturday, October 27 at 7 p.m. on “The Legacy of Theodore Roosevelt’s Bully Pulpit in Today’s Era of Journalism and Politics” for the seventh annual McCarthey Family Foundation Lecture Series: In Praise of Independent Journalism. It will take place at the Philip G. McCarthey Campus of Rowland Hall St. Mark’s at 720 South Guardsman Way in Salt lake City. The event is free and open to the public, and doors open at 6 p.m.