Nancy L. Cohen

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NANCY L. COHEN is a historian and author of four books, including the widely acclaimed Delirium: The Politics of Sex in America and The Reconstruction of American Liberalism. Her writing on American politics has appeared in the Guardian, the Los Angeles Times, The New Republic, Rolling Stone, and other publications. She has taught politics and history at Occidental College, UCLA, and Cal State Long Beach. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two daughters. For more information, visit

She is the author of:

Breakthrough: The Making of America’s First Woman President
Delirium: The Politics of Sex in America