Sex and Monticello



GUEST:  Andrew Burstein is Manship Professor of history at Louisiana State University. He is author of Jefferson’s Secrets, coauthor of Madison and Jefferson and will publish Democracy’s Muse: Thomas Jefferson and His Modern Fate next year.


TOPIC:  Andrew discusses the visit on this day to Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello by President Obama and President Hollande of France— in the context of his recently published piece in Politico titled “Sex and Monticello.”


ORIGINAL BROADCAST DATE:  Monday, February 10, 2014