A Conversation with Douglas Brinkley
History with David M. Rubenstein
Douglas Brinkley, David M. Rubenstein (moderator)
Mon, December 19th, 2016 | 6:30 pm
(Members $24)


Join us for an evening with celebrated presidential historian and author Douglas Brinkley, in conversation with David M. Rubenstein. From Rosa Parks to Walter Cronkite to U.S. Presidents Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and beyond, Brinkley offers insight into the iconic historical figures he has surveyed throughout his prolific career.

Douglas Brinkley is professor of history at Rice University and presidential historian for CNN. David M. Rubenstein (moderator), an American philanthropist, is a co-founder and co-CEO of The Carlyle Group.


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


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.

Advance purchase is required to guarantee seating. All sales are final; refunds and exchanges not permitted. Programs and dates may be subject to change. Management reserves the right to refuse admission to latecomers.

Creative: Tronvig Group