Mary Nolan is Professor of History at New York University. She is the author of Social Democracy and Society: Working-class Radicalism in Düsseldorf, 1890-1920 and Visions of Modernity: American Business and the Modernization of Germany. She is co-editor of Crimes of War: Guilt and Denial in the Twentieth Century and The University Against Itself: The NYU Strike and the Future of the Academic Workplace. She is vice chair of the AAUP chapter at NYU and a member of NYU’s Faculty Democracy.