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Holly Jackson

October 19, Copley Square
Holly Jackson is an associate professor of English at the University of Massachusetts, Boston. Her writing on US cultural history has appeared in the New York Times, the Washington Post, and the Boston Globe, as well as a number of scholarly publications. Her book, American Radicals: How Nineteenth-Century Protest Shaped the Nation, has been called by Publishers Weekly "essential reading for anyone interested in how the U.S. became what it is today."