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Lizabeth Cohen

Lizabeth Cohen
Diana Levine

Lizabeth Cohen is the Howard Mumford Jones Professor of American Studies at Harvard University and the former dean of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. She is the author of Making a New Deal: Industrial Workers in Chicago, 1919–1939, a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and winner of the Bancroft Prize, and A Consumers' Republic: The Politics of Mass Consumption in Postwar America.

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October 2 - November 20, 2019

Meet Lizabeth Cohen, award winner and Pulitzer Prize finalist (Making a New Deal), as she discusses urban planner Edward J. Logue’s postwar ambitions for urban renewal, which she explores in depth in her new book, Saving America’s Cities: Ed Logue and the Struggle to Renew Urban America in the Suburban Age.

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Saving America's Cities

Saving America's Cities

The story of the postwar American city as refracted through the life and career of the urban planner Edward J. Logue

In twenty-first-century America, some cities are flourishing...

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Saving America's Cities

Lizabeth Cohen
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

The story of the postwar American city as refracted through the life and career of the urban planner Edward J. Logue

In twenty-first-century America, some cities are flourishing...

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