Associate Professor of History Wendy Wall’s award-winning book, Inventing the “American Way”: The Politics of Consensus from the New Deal to the Civil Rights Movement, was discussed in a recent cover story in New York Magazine by the noted columnist Frank Rich. The article can be found at http://nymag.com/news/frank-rich/declining-america-2012-7/. Inventing the American Way is mentioned on page 3. Wall also provided Rich with the Tom Clark speech that he excerpts at length in the article.
August 15, 2012