Susan Jacoby

Susan Jacoby is the author of Freethinkers: A History of American Secularism, which was named a notable nonfiction book of the year by the Washington Post and the Los Angeles Times. She is the author of six previous books, including Wild Justice: The Evolution of Revenge, a Pulitzer Prize finalist in 1984, and Half-Jew: A Daughter's Search for her Family's Buried Past. Jacoby is working on a new book exploring the relationship between anti-intellectualism and American politics.