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Associate Professor and Chair
Journalism and New Media Studies
Ph.D., American history, University of California Davis, 1996
M.A., American history, University of California Davis, 1992
B.A., American studies, Rutgers University, 1988
Co-founder and editor of The Brooklyn Rail, 2000-2013.
Recent contributor to Columbia Journalism Review, New York Daily News, Gotham Gazette and Jacobin.
Member of the Brooklyn Literary Council, steering committee for the Brooklyn Book Festival (2005-present).
NYC/Brooklyn politics and history
Recent essays and op-eds:
"The Crackdown Before the Crackdown," Jacobin (8-10-14).
"Freedom of the Press Came of Age in NYC," NY Daily News (7-4-14).
"In Brooklyn, Decades of High Crime and Low Coverage Bear Sour Fruit," Columbia Journalism Review (5-14-14).
Pieces of a Decade: Brooklyn Rail Nonfiction, 2000-2010 (2010)
The New Blue Media: How Michael Moore, MoveOn, Jon Stewart and Company Are Transforming Progressive Politics (2008)
Rebel and a Cause: Caryl Chessman and the Politics of the Death Penalty in Postwar California, 1948-1974 (2001).