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Benjamin Balthaser

Benjamin Balthaser is Associate Professor of Multi-Ethnic U.S. Literature at Indiana University, South Bend. His book Anti-Imperialist Modernism: Race and Transnational Radical Culture from the Great Depression to the Cold War was published by University of Michigan Press in 2015. His critical and creative writing has also appeared in American QuarterlyThe Massachusetts Review, In These TimesCriticism, among other publications.


The resurgence of anti-Semitism today is not a quirk of Donald Trump. As a new book shows, it has deep roots in powerful institutions.

Benjamin Balthaser

Images of police violence against African Americans have a radical heritage.

Benjamin Balthaser