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 latest book, Plentiful Country: The Great Potato Famine and the Making of Irish New York, was published by Little, Brown and Company 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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