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Lectures & Conversations
The White House: Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton
The Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series
Jodi Kantor
Jonathan Alter
Kati Marton (moderator)
Tue, April 29th, 2014 | 6:30 pm
$34
(members $20)

EVENT DETAILS

Three journalists explore the evolving relationship between Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton—from the political rivalry that defined the 2008 presidential primaries to their powerful professional partnership—and consider how their similarities and differences came into play during the first four years of Obama’s presidency and how they will affect their respective futures.

SPEAKER BIOS

Jodi Kantor is a Washington correspondent for The New York Times and author of the bestselling book The Obamas. Jonathan Alter, a notable journalist and media analyst, is author of The Center Holds: Obama and His Enemies. Kati Marton (moderator) is an award-winning journalist and author of several books, including Hidden Power: Presidential Marriages That Shaped Our History.

LOCATION

The Robert H. Smith Auditorium at the New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024

PURCHASING TICKETS

By phone*: Please contact New-York Historical’s in-house call center at (212) 485-9268. Call center is open 9 am–5 pm daily.
Online*: Click on the orange “Buy Tickets” button at the top of this page.
In person: Advance tickets may be purchased on site at New-York Historical’s Admissions desk during museum hours.

*Service fee of $2.75 applies per online or over-the-phone order. (Fee waived for New-York Historical Society members.) Advance purchase is required to guarantee seating. All sales are final and payments cannot be refunded. Programs and dates may be subject to change. Management reserves the right to refuse admission to latecomers.

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