Richard H. Pells

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Harvard Ph.D. Richard Pells is the author of five nonfiction books and is currently Professor Emeritus of History at The University of Texas at Austin. The Rockefeller Foundation Humanities Fellowship recipient taught at Harvard, and was Fulbright-Hays Senior Lecturer at the Universities of Amsterdam and Copenhagen.

Dr. Pells lives in Austin with his wife, Molly Dougherty.

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The Decline of American Studies

David Cutler For The Chronicle Review

David Cutler For The Chronicle Review

This article previously posted on The Chronicle Review

From the 1940s through the 1960s, the most innovative movement in the American and international academic world was American studies. Now the last surviving giant of that movement is gone. Daniel Aaron, author of Writers on the Left: Episodes in American Literary Communism and founder of the Library

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