Larry Siems is a writer and human-rights advocate. He edited and introduced Mohamedou Ould Slahi’s Guantánamo Diary and is the author of The Torture Report: What the Documents Say About America’s Post-9/11 Torture Program.
Paul Devlin is the co-editor of the Library of America’s definitive editions of Albert Murray’s work (volume one: 2016, volume two: 2018), and the editor of Murray Talks Music: Albert Murray on Blues and Jazz (2016) and Rifftide: The Life and Opinions of Papa Jo Jones (2011). His work has appeared in Slate, Bomb, The Daily Beast, the San Francisco Chronicle, Popular Mechanics, and other publica...
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Tom Cutterham is a lecturer in United States history at the University of Birmingham in the United Kingdom. His book, Gentlemen Revolutionaries: Power and Justice in the New American Republic, is out this summer from Princeton University Press.