SMU presents American Maelstrom: The 1968 Election and the Politics of Division
Michael A. Cohen is a regular contributor for The Boston Globe on national politics and foreign affairs. He is a fellow at the Century Foundation, a lecturer at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs, and has written for dozens of news outlets, including a column for the Guardian and Foreign Policy. He previously worked as a speechwriter at the US State Department. He is the author of Live From the Campaign Trail, which looked at presidential campaign speechwriting, and American Maelstrom: The 1968 Election and the Politics of Division.