Miller Center

American Forum - Evening Conversation at Monticello

David Brooks
June 19, 2006 - December 13, 1901

David Brooks
David Brooks

David Brooks, New York Times columnist and regular commentator on the "Shields and Brooks" segment of the NewsHour with Jim Lehrer, discusses Jefferson antagonist and rival Alexander Hamilton on the lawn of Jefferson's mountain home in a special "Evening Conversation at Monticello." Brooks is the author of On Paradise Drive: How We Live Now (And Always Have) in the Future Tense (2005) and Bobos in Paradise: The New Upper Class and How They Got There (2001), among other books.

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