Alex Lichtenstein

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Alex Lichtenstein is Professor of History and American Studies at Indiana University and the former editor in chief of the American Historical Review (2017-21). He is the co-author of Margaret Bourke-White and the Dawn of Apartheid, and Marked, Unmarked, Remembered: A Geography of American Memory, a collaboration with his brother, photojournalist Andrew Lichtenstein. 

Content by Alex Lichtenstein

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A Sharecropper's Family

Photographer Ben Shahn captures the lives of Black sharecropper families in Little Rock, Arkansas one Sunday in 1935.