The Rise, Fall, and Recovery of a Great Metropolis, 1916-2016
Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 5:00 pm
Kenneth T. Jackson, Columbia University
The Ruth Ellen Steinman and Edward J. Bloustein Memorial Program
Civic Square Building, 33 Livingston Avenue
Cosponsored by the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy

NewarkKenneth T. Jackson, the Jacques Barzun Professor in History and the Social Sciences at Columbia University, specializes in American social and urban history. His publications include The Ku Klux Klan in the City , 1915–1930 (1967); Cities in American History (1972); Crabgrass Frontier: The Suburbanization of the United States (1985); Silent Cities: The Evolution of the American Cemetery, with Camilo Vergara (1990); and, as editor, The Encyclopedia of New York City (1995).

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