Leslie Goddard has been presenting history lectures and performing first-person programs in the Chicago area for more than ten years.
She holds a Ph.D. from Northwestern University specializing in American studies and U.S. history, as well as master's degrees in theater and in museum studies. Leslie has worked in the museum field for ten years and is the author of two books on Chicago history.
Her nationally-recognized programs have been presented for Illinois Humanities Council sites, Chicago’s Navy Pier, WBEZ-Chicago Amplified, Questers International, the Victorian Society in America, and scores of schools, universities, retirement centers, libraries, historical societies, businesses, conferences, and fund-raisers.
Learn more! Leslie Goddard featured as"this week's Chicagoan" in theChicago Reader: