David Stewart joins us in conversation about his book, The Summer of 1787 : The Men Who Invented the Constitution. This is a special event for Constitution Week. Following the conversation, there will be time for audience questions.
After many years as a trial and appellate lawyer, David O. Stewart became a bestselling writer of history and historical fiction. His histories have explored the writing of the Constitution, the gifts of James Madison, the outrageous western expedition and treason trial of the mysterious Aaron Burr, and the impeachment trial of President Andrew Johnson. His histories have won the Washington Writing Award for best book of the year, the History Prize of the Society of the Cincinnati, and the William H. Prescott Award of the National Society of Colonial Dames of America. David's next book, George Washington: The Political Rise of America's Founding Father, will be published by Penguin Random House in February 2021. Find David and more of his work online at https://davidostewart.com/