Summer 2011

Introduction

Author
David Michael Kennedy

David M. Kennedy, a Fellow of the American Academy since 1996, is the Donald J. McLachlan Professor of History, Emeritus, at Stanford University, where he is also Codirector of the Bill Lane Center for the American West and a Senior Fellow in the Woods Institute for the Environment. His publications include Over Here: The First World War and American Society(1980) and Freedom From Fear: The American People in Depression and War, 1929–1945(1999), for which he received the 2000 Pulitzer Prize in History.

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