FREE reservations, Thurs., May 6 @ 12:00 PM CT Journalist and Author Susan Berfield will share insights about her book “The Hour of Fate: Theodore Roosevelt, J.P. Morgan and the Battle to Transform American Capitalism” on May 6. Selected by Amazon editors as one of the best of 2020, Berfield’s book takes us back to when President Theodore Roosevelt and Banker J.P. Morgan battled in the courts to determine the balance of power between government and big business. Susan Berfield is an award-winning feature writer and investigative reporter for Bloomberg Businessweek and Bloomberg News. Dr. H.W. Brands, History Professor and Jack S. Blanton Sr. Chair at the University of Texas at Austin, will act as moderator.
Educators, register at Connect2Texas.net for free live program or to receive a free recording of the program afterwards. 1. Create an account. 2. Click on the Events tab and select George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, event “The Hour of Fate: Theodore Roosevelt, J.P. Morgan, and the Battle to Transform American Capitalism.” • Registration help: Contact Lori Hamm-Neckar at firstname.lastname@example.org or 817-740-7156 To view recording after live program, here is the link to find “The Hour of Fate” program video: www.youtube.com/user/TheBushLibrary