Timothy P. McCarthy

Adjunct Lecturer on Public Policy
Program Director
Carr Center for Human Rights Policy
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John F. Kennedy School of Government
Mailbox 19
79 JFK Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Phone: 617-384-9023
Fax: 617-495-2179
Email: Timothy_McCarthy@hks.harvard.edu
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Timothy McCarthy


Timothy Patrick McCarthyis Lecturer on History and Literature, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy, and Director of the Sexuality, Gender, and Human Rights Program at the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy. An award-winning scholar, teacher, and public servant, Dr. McCarthy received his A.B. with honors from Harvard College, and his M.A., M.Phil., and Ph.D. from Columbia University. A historian of politics and social movements, he has published four books, The Radical Reader: A Documentary History of the American Radical Tradition (New Press, 2003),Prophets of Protest: Reconsidering the History of American Abolitionism (New Press, 2006),Protest Nation: Words That Inspired a Century of American Radicalism (New Press, 2010), and The Indispensable Zinn: The Essential Writings of the "People's Historian (New Press, 2012). For Dr. McCarthy's full Carr Center bio, click here.





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