KC Johnson - Master of the Senate No More: LBJ and the Fortas Filibuster

American Political History
Event date: 
March 24, 2016 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Speaker(s): 
KC Johnson
Professor of History, Brooklyn College
Commentators: 
Charles Cameron
Professor of Politics and Public Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University
Seminar Series: 
American Political History Seminar
Co-Sponsored by: 
The Department of History, the Program in American Studies, and the Woodrow Wilson School of International Politics
Audience: 
Public

Organized by Professors Kevin M. Kruse and Julian Zelizer.


There is a pre-circulated paper for this seminar. Please contact Jennifer Loessy at jloessy@princeton.edu or call 609-258-5893 for the password.


KC Johnson is Professor of History at Brooklyn College. Johnson received his B.A. (1988) and Ph.D. (1993) from Harvard University, and his M.A. from the University of Chicago (1989). Before coming to Brooklyn, Johnson taught at Arizona State University and Williams College. Johnson also served as a visiting professor at Harvard University and at Tel Aviv University, as Fulbright Distinguished Chair in the Humanities.

Area of Interest: 
Political History
Region: 
United States
Period: 
20th Century