The Brian Lehrer Show Edit this Published by The Brian Lehrer Show Town Halls Listen 23 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/31178/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Legislators across the country have been holding town hall meetings about health care reform--and it's been quite an experience. Julian Zelizer, professor of history and public affairs at Princeton University and the author of Bound: Making America Conservative in the 1970s, and Carolyn J. Lukensmeyer, president and founder of AmericaSpeaks, talk about the history of the town hall format.