Baylor University Poage Library

LBJ Exhibit and Lecture Press Kit


EXHIBIT:

LBJ: Texan, Politician, President

March 2010 to August 2010


LECTURE:

LBJ: Architect of American Ambition featuring Randall B. Woods

March 18, 2010

4 p.m. in the Meadows Recital Hall

Reception and booksigning to follow in the Poage Library

Free and open to the public

ABOUT THE SPEAKER

Randall B. Woods received his Ph.D. from the University of Texas and began teaching at the University of Arkansas in 1971. In 1985, UA named him the John A. Cooper Professor of History and in 1996 promoted him to Distinguished Professor. Woods has served as Associate Dean, Interim Dean, and Dean of Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences. He has published seven books, most notably, Fulbright: A Biography (Cambridge, 1995), which was nominated for both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award and which won the Ferrell and Ledbetter Prizes. In 2006, the Free Press published LBJ: Architect of American Ambition. Prof. Woods was selected to be both Mary Ball Washington Distinguished Professor at University College, Dublin and the Fulbright 50th Anniversary Chair at the University of Bonn.

MEDIA RESOURCES

LBJ: Architect of American Ambition Flyer

Randall Woods/LBJ Lecture Press Release

Randall Woods photo - black and white (low res)

Randall Woods photo - color (low res)

Randall Woods photo - color (hi res)

Randall Woods Vitae

Randall Woods Book Reviews 1

Randall Woods Books Reviews 2

Click on the thumbnails below to open a slidehow of larger photos.

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