Gary Gerstle

Gary Gerstle, the Paul Mellon Professor of American History Emeritus at the University of Cambridge, is the author of American Crucible: Race and Nation in the Twentieth Century (2001; revised edition 2017) and Liberty and Coercion: The Paradox of American Government from the Founding to the Present (2015). His latest book, The Rise and Fall of the Neoliberal Order: America and the World in the Free Market Era, will be published in April 2022.


Subscribe and save 50%!

Read the latest issue as soon as it’s available, and browse our rich archives. You'll have immediate subscriber-only access to over 1,200 issues and 25,000 articles published since 1963.

Subscribe now

Subscribe and save 50%!

Get immediate access to the current issue and over 25,000 articles from the archives, plus the NYR App.

Already a subscriber? Sign in