Michael Nash was the co-director of the Frederic Ewen Academic Freedom Center and director of New York University’s Tamiment Library. He was the author of Conflict and Accommodation: Coal Miners, Steel Workers and Socialism and co-editor of The Good Fight Continues: World War II Letters from the Abraham Lincoln Brigade. Dr. Nash was a certified archivist and has written about the relationship between contemporary scholarship and archival practice. He had been published in The American Archivist, Labor History, The Journal of Social History, American Communist History, and The Business History Review. Dr. Nash taught in the NYU History Department.