Doctoral Student, Penn State Harrisburg
Earl Crown is a doctoral student and graduate assistant in American Studies at Penn State Harrisburg, where he also teaches American history and works at the Center for Holocaust and Jewish Studies. His scholarly interests include 20th century American social and intellectual history. He is currently researching progressive student activism on university campuses in the Jim Crow south. He blogs with Shaun Stiemsma on issues of American society and culture at room201athirdplace.com. He lives in Hanover, Pennsylvania with his wife Sarah and two children.