March 12, 2008

H. W. Brands, award winning biographer and professor, addressed the Hauenstein Center’s Peter Cook Leadership Fellows.

H. W. Brands, professor of history at the University of Texas, has won numerous awards for his teaching and writing. He is author of two dozen books, including biographies of Presidents Andrew Jackson (2005), Woodrow Wilson (2003), Theodore Roosevelt (1997), and Lyndon Johnson (1995). His most recent book, Traitor to His Class: The Privileged Life and Radical Presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, was released on Election Day 2008.