Michael Kazin is a professor of history at Georgetown University. He is the author, most recently, of War Against War: The American Fight for Peace, 1914–1918 (2017), American Dreamers: How the Left Changed a Nation (2011), and A Godly Hero: The Life of William Jennings Bryan (2006). He is also a coeditor of Americanism: New Perspectives on the History of an Ideal (2006). He is the editor-in-chief of the two-volume Princeton Encyclopedia of American Political History (2010) and also serves as the editor of Dissent magazine and an online columnist for the New Republic. A new edition of his The Populist Persuasion: An American History (1998) is forthcoming in fall 2017.
- How to Understand the 1960s and How Not To
- The Antiwar Movement in the United States during World War I
- The Causes of Conservative Victory, 1964-2004
- The Failure and Success of American Radicalism
- The Use and Abuse of Americanism
- What Kind of Populist Is Donald Trump? *
- William Jennings Bryan and the Fate of the Christian Left
Lectures marked with a * are offered as part of the OAH's initiative, Historians' Perspectives on the Rise of Donald Trump.