| December 8, Noon
Jack Kennedy: Elusive Hero
Chris Matthews is a writer, political commentator, and the host of the nightly news show Hardball with Chris Matthews and the weekly panel discussion The Chris Matthews Show. Before entering journalism, he was on the staff of four members of Congress, served as a top aide to former Speaker of the House Tip O’Neill, and worked as a speechwriter for President Jimmy Carter. His latest book, Jack Kennedy: Elusive Hero, offers a fresh look at America’s 35th president.