Domestic Affairs

How great was the Great Society? A view from 2020


Watch PrezFest 2019

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The Presidential Ideas Festival was held May 21-23, 2019.

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January 16, 2020

Kevin Gaines, Guian McKee, Julian Zelizer

Hosted by Melody Barnes

This event celebrates the launch of a National Endowment for the Humanities–funded podcast series and national public radio documentary, in oral history form, on Lyndon Johnson and the Great Society, with Kevin Gaines, Guian McKee, Julian Zelizer, and Melody Barnes.