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A Conversation with Thomas Jefferson 5/9/15: TJ’s mother and wife, campaign slogan revisions

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The cover of John Williams Show presents "A Conversation with Thomas Jefferson."

John Williams has his weekly conversation with Thomas Jefferson.  This week, just ahead of Mother’s Day, they talk about Jefferson’s mother and wife.  They also continue to revise TJ’s campaign slogan if he were to run today.

Clay Jenkinson is a public humanities scholar, the author of ten books, and one of the leading Jefferson scholars in the United States. He is the author of Becoming Jefferson’s People: Re-Inventing the American Republic in the Twenty-First Century. You can learn more about his work at He lives on the Great Plains of North Dakota.

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