Lecture, Special Event     

An Evening with Doris Kearns Goodwin

Tickets: $30 - $85 / Tickets go on sale July 16 (Member presale on now!)
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
7:30PM – 9PM

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 SW Broadway
Portland, Oregon 97205
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Event Type: Lecture, Special EventLocation: Portland

Join us for a captivating evening with award-winning historian Doris Kearns Goodwin on her forthcoming book, Leadership in Turbulent Times.

Pulitzer Prize-winning author and presidential historian Doris Kearns Goodwin brings history alive with a master storyteller’s grasp of drama and depth as she examines the leadership triumphs, trials, and tribulations of the men and women who have shaped this nation. With a deft wit and an uncanny ability to weave stories that put you “right in the room” as history occurs, Goodwin offers extraordinary insight into the lives of America’s leaders.

Goodwin is the author of six New York Times best-selling and critically acclaimed books. She worked with director Steven Spielberg on the film Lincoln, which is partly based on her award-winning work, Team of Rivals. Her forthcoming book, Leadership in Turbulent Times, is a culmination of five decades of acclaimed studies in presidential history that offers an illuminating exploration into leadership and provides a roadmap for aspiring and established leaders in every field.

Goodwin graduated magna cum laude from Colby College and was a Woodrow Wilson and White House Fellow. She earned a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Government from Harvard University, where she also taught. She was the first woman to enter the Boston Red Sox locker room and is a devoted fan of the World Series-winning team.

Tickets go on sale to the general public on July 16, 2018. OHS members have access to an exclusive presale. Members: Buy Tickets Now!

Details on how to access the presale will be sent via email on July 9; please contact communications@ohs.org to be added to our email list and to receive the member promo code. Not a member? Join today!

Ability Accommodation Information

This event provides the following accommodations:

  • Handicap Accessible


Leadership In Turbulent Times

Pricing Levels

Patron Seating

$85 / $75 OHS Members

Reserved Seating

$60 / $50 OHS Members

General Seating

$40 / $30 OHS Members

Signed copies of Leadership in Turbulent Times can be purchased in advance through TicketsWest for $30 (OHS members receive a 10% discount).

Tickets can be purchased online at portland5.com, by phone at 800.273.1530, and in person at the Portland’5 Box Office and all TicketsWest locations.

Sponsorship Opportunities Available! (PDF)

Interested in sponsoring Doris Kearns Goodwin and the 2019 Mark O. Hatfield Lecture Series? Contact Molly Cochran at molly.cochran@ohs.org or 503-306-5237.

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