OAH Distinguished Lecturer Profile

John E. Bodnar

Portrait of John E. Bodnar

John E. Bodnar is a Distinguished Professor of History at Indiana University. His scholarly and teaching interests focus on modern U.S. history with a special interest in the relationship between politics and culture. His publications include The Transplanted: A History of Immigrants in Urban America (1985); Remaking America: Public Memory, Commemoration, and Patriotism in the Twentieth Century (1992); The "Good War" in American Memory (2010); and his forthcoming book Divided by Terror: Patriotism since 9/11 (2021).

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