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David Huyssen

About David Huyssen

David Huyssen is a U.S. historian specializing in the political economy and culture of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era. He currently serves as a Lecturer at Yale, where he teaches classes on the political, social, and urban history of the United States.

Dr. Huyssen is the author of Progressive Inequality: Rich and Poor in New York, 1890-1920 (Harvard University Press, 2014).