Christopher Phelps

Christopher Phelps is associate professor of American studies at the University of Nottingham in England. He is the co-author of Radicals in America: The U.S. Left since the Second World War (Cambridge).

Marriage Equality

Martin Duberman in Conversation Martin Duberman in Conversation

The eminent gay historian calls for a new queer radicalism.

Jul 17, 2018 / Christopher Phelps

American Idle American Idle

As GM shutters a plant, an Ohio city in decline struggles to imagine a future.

Jan 21, 2010 / Feature / Christopher Phelps

Father of History Father of History

Bettina Aptheker's recent memoir has incited fierce debate over her father s legacy.

Oct 18, 2007 / Books & the Arts / Christopher Phelps

SDS: The Way the Wind Is Blowing SDS: The Way the Wind Is Blowing

Oakland, Calif.

May 17, 2007 / Letters / Our Readers and Christopher Phelps

The New SDS The New SDS

Can the new Students for a Democratic Society avoid the internal conflicts that plagued the original group?

Apr 2, 2007 / Feature / Christopher Phelps