Thomas Sugrue is a professor of history and sociology at the University of Pennsylvania. His most recent book is Not Even Past: Barack Obama and the Burden of Race.
In the LRB Archive:
- The Kennedy Assassination: 24 Hours After by Steven Gillon
- The Soiling of Old Glory: The Story of a Photograph that Shocked America by Louis Masur
- The Conscience of a Conservative by Barry Goldwater
- Freedom Riders: 1961 and the Struggle for Racial Justice by Raymond Arsenault