Glenn C. Altschuler
Glenn C. Altschuler is Professor of American Studies and the dean of the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions at Cornell University. He earned his Ph.D. in American history from Cornell. He was a columnist for the New York Times, and is a regular panelist for the WCNY television program The Ivory Tower Half-Hour. He has written and co-authored several books, including Revivalism, Social Conscience and Community in the Burned-Over District; Better Than Second Best: Love and Work in the Life of Helen Magill; and Rude Republic: Americans and Their Politics in the 19th Century.