Tyler Anbinder

Tyler Anbinder is a retired professor of history and former chair of the History Department at George Washington University, and author of three award-winning books of historical nonfiction: Nativism and Slavery, winner of the Avery Craven Prize of the Organization of American Historians; Five Points, winner of the New York City Book Prize of 2001; and City of Dreams, winner of the Mark Lynton Prize for History. His next book, Plentiful Country: The Great Potato Famine and the Making of Irish New York, will be published by Little, Brown and Company and is currently slated for release in March 2024. He also served as a consultant to Martin Scorsese for the Academy Award-nominated film Gangs of New York.


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