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Oral history interview with Jeremy Varon [electronic resource], 2011.

Creator: Varon, Jeremy, 1969-
Project: Rule of law oral history project
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Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Associate Professor of History, The New School for Social Research.

Scope and Contents

Born: July 1967, Alexandria, VA; education: B.A. Brown University, 1989; Ph.D. Cornell University, 1998; career: Assistant Professor of History, Drew University (2000 -2008); Associate Professor of History, The New School (2009 -- present); co-editor, The Sixties: A Journal of History, Politics, and Culture (2007 -- present); career focus: 1960s movements, European and American intellectual history, politics and ethics of violence; discussions: Weathermen, 2000 Republican National Convention arrest, Billionaires for Bush, Witness Against Torture, news media coverage; reminiscences: post-Watergate era, anti-CIA activism, election of Barack Obama, effect of War on Terror on democratic society.


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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 2011. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.

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