Anne Nelson

Appearing Courtesy of Dr. Richard and Madeleine Wachter

Anne Nelson has received a Livingston Award for her journalism and a Guggenheim Fellowship for her historical research. A graduate of Yale University, she has taught at Columbia University for over two decades, first at the School of Journalism and then at the School of International and Public Affairs. She is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the New York Council on the Humanities. Her previous books include "Red Orchestra," a New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice, and "Suzanne’s Children," a finalist for the National Jewish Book Award. Nelson's most recent book is "Shadow Network: Media, Money, and the Secret Hub of the Radical Right." A native of Oklahoma, she lives in New York City.

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Shadow Network: Media, Money, and the Secret Hub of the Radical Right
Current Issues / Politics / Social Science
October 2019
ISBN 9781635573190
272 pages
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The chilling story of the Council for National Policy, the covert group that masterminded the archconservative assault on America's airwaves, its schools, and, ultimately, its democracy The Republican Party's coalition of corporate interests and repressive social conservatism may appear a haphazard marriage of convenience. More/less

Suzanne's Children: A Daring Rescue in Nazi Paris
Current Issues / Politics / Social Science
Simon & Schuster
October 2018
ISBN 9781501105333
336 pages
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One of the untold stories of the Holocaust—the nail-biting drama of Suzanne Spaak, who risked and gave her life to save hundreds of Jewish children from deportation from Nazi Paris to Auschwitz “vividly dramatizes the stakes of acting morally in a time of brutality” (The Wall Street Journal). More/less

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