The Divider: Trump in the White House

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The Divider: Trump in the White House

Peter Baker, William Antholis

Monday, October 03, 2022
1:30PM - 2:30PM (EDT)
Event Details

New York Times Chief White House Correspondent Peter Baker sits down with Miller Center Director William Antholis to discuss his new book, The Divider: Trump in the White House, 2017–2021, coauthored by The New Yorker's Susan Glasser. The book tells the inside story of the four years when Donald Trump went to war with Washington—from the chaotic beginning to the violent finale—including exclusive details from behind the scenes in the White House.


Monday, October 03, 2022
1:30PM - 2:30PM (EDT)
The Miller Center
2201 Old Ivy Rd
Charlottesville, VA
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Peter Baker

Peter Baker is the Chief White House Correspondent for The New York Times and a regular panelist on Washington Week on PBS. He is the author of seven books, most recently The Divider: Trump in the White House, 2017-2021, written with his wife, Susan Glasser, who also co-authored the bestselling The Man Who Ran Washington: The Life and Times of James A. Baker II and Kremlin Rising: Vladimir Putin’s Russia and the End of Revolution. Separately he is the author of Obama: The Call of History; Days of Fire: Bush and Cheney in the White House; The Breach: Inside the Impeachment and Trial of William Jefferson Clinton; and Impeachment: An American History with Jon Meacham, Timothy Naftali, and Jeffrey A. Engel.

William Antholis headshot

William Antholis

William J. Antholis has served as director and CEO of UVA's Miller Center of Public Affairs since January 2015. In that time, the Miller Center has strengthened its position as the leading nonpartisan research institution on the American presidency. Before coming to the Miller Center, Antholis served as managing director at the Brookings Institution. He is the author of Inside Out India and China: Local Politics Go Global (2013) and co-author (with Strobe Talbott) of Fast Forward: Ethics and Politics in the Age of Global Warming (2010).