Catherine Tumber is a historian, journalist, and senior research associate at Northeastern University's School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs. She holds a doctorate in U.S. social and cultural history from the University of Rochester. She has taught U.S. history at the University of Rochester, Syracuse University, and St. Lawrence University, and has worked as an editor for the Boston Phoenix and the Boston Review. Her essays and reviews have appeared in both publications as well as in Book Forum, the Nation, the Washington Post, Architectural Record, the Wilson Quarterly, In These Times, Democracy: A Journal of Ideas, Commonweal, and American Literary History, among others.
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