On the heels of Women’s History Month, CFAWL is excited to host Robert P. Watson, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of American History at Lynn University.
Dr. Watson is an award-winning author who has published over 40 books and roughly 200 scholarly articles and chapters on topics in history and politics, as well as two multi-edition, multi-volume encyclopedia sets on the presidents and first ladies.
A frequent media commentator, Dr. Watson has been interviewed thousands of times by news outlets around the world, including CNN, MSNBC, USA Today, The New York Times, NPR, and the BBC, and has appeared on Hardballwith Chris Matthews, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, and C-SPAN’s American History TV and The Washington Journal. His recent books include Affairs of State (2012), America’s First Crisis (2014), The Presidents’ Wives (2014, 2nd ed.), The Nazi Titanic (2016), The Ghost Ship of Brooklyn (2017), George Washington’s Final Battle (2020).
Dr. Watson will share stories from his research on the first ladies and other powerful women throughout history. You won’t want to miss this interesting discussion! Click here to register for the lunch!