Aaron Leonard

About the Instructor

  • Aaron Leonard is the author of two pathbreaking books on FBI activity in the 1960s-70s period; Heavy Radicals: The FBI’s Secret War on America’s Maoists and A Threat of the First Magnitude: FBI Counterintelligence & Infiltration: From the Communist Party to the Revolutionary Union. He is a regular contributor to the History News Network, Jacobin magazine, and He has a BA in history, with a concentration in social science, from New York University. He is currently completing a book about the FBI and the folk singers of the 1940s & 50s, to be published in the Fall of 2020 (Repeater Books, UK). He lives in Los Angeles, California.

Program(s) presented by Aaron Leonard during current session(s).

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One-Time FPL11194 Aaron Leonard The Bureau & the Folk Singers
Tuesday, November 19: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm