The Naval War College Foundation hosted its fourth lecture of the 2021-2022 AY Newport Lecture Series on December 15, 2021, featuring USNWC Professor Dr. Stephen Knott who presented on Intelligence Operations and the American Presidency.
About Dr. Knott:
Stephen F. Knott is a professor in the National Security Affairs Department. Prior to accepting his position at the War College, Knott co-chaired the Presidential Oral History Program at the Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University of Virginia. His books include Secret and Sanctioned: Covert Operations and the American Presidency, Washington and Hamilton: The Alliance That Forged America and Rush to Judgment: George W. Bush, the War on Terror, and His Critics. His most recent book is The Lost Soul of the American Presidency: The Decline into Demagoguery and the Prospects for Renewal. He is currently at work on a book on the presidency of John F. Kennedy.