Michael Kazin

Michael Kazin is a professor of history at Georgetown University and co-editor of the leftist quarterly magazine Dissent. A graduate of Harvard with a PhD from Stanford, he was a member of the radical group Students for a Democratic Society in the 1960s. Kazin has written five books and co-edited three, including the Encyclopedia of American Political History. His most recent book, American Dreamers: How the Left Changed a Nation came out in August