Jackson Lears

T.J. Jackson Lears is an American cultural and intellectual historian with interests in comparative religious history, literature and the visual arts, folklore and folk beliefs. He is the Board of Governors Professor of History at Rutgers University and Editor in Chief of the 'Raritan Quarterly Review'. His books include 'No Place of Grace: Antimodernism and the Transformation of American Culture, 1880-1920' , 'Fables of Abundance: A Cultural History of Advertising in America' , 'Something for Nothing: Luck in America' , and 'Rebirth of a Nation: The Making of Modern America, 1877-1920' . He has written essays and reviews in 'The New York Times', 'The Nation', 'The London Review of Books', 'The New Republic' and other magazines. Wikipedia*

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Jackson Lears has two videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2012 Forum. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2015 with an average of 415 views per program. Most appearances with Michael Kazin (2).

Appearances by Title:Professor, History Department, Rutgers University Videos: 2

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