New Editions Of James W. Loewen's "Lies My Teacher Told Me" And "Sundown Towns" | WAMC

New Editions Of James W. Loewen's "Lies My Teacher Told Me" And "Sundown Towns"

Jan 3, 2019

James W. Loewen is a bestselling author and a regular contributor to the History Channel's History magazine and is a professor emeritus of sociology at the University of Vermont.

Two of his books, of "Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong" and "Sundown Towns: A Hidden Dimension of American Racism" have been re-issued and he joined us to talk about why they are possibly more relevant now than ever.