Jacob Hamburger

Jacob Hamburger is a graduate student at the Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris, whose work has focused on Cold War liberalism and neoconservatism in France and the United States. His journalistic writings have appeared in numerous publications in both English and French; and he has translated the authors Michel Foucault and Marcel Gauchet. Jacob covers American politics for the satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo, with which he recently co-created a special report on the left under Trump entitled Feeling the Burn. He is also the editor of Tocqueville 21, a blog devoted to democratic politics and ideas in the 21st century.


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Open to any author writing in English about the Chicanx/Latinx experience, the Rivera Book Prize is committed to the discovery and fostering of extraordinary writing by a first-time or early career author whose work examines the long and varied contributions of Chicanx/Latinx in the US. The Rivera Book Prize aims to provide a platform that showcases the emerging literary talent of the Chicanx/Latinx community, to cultivate the next generation of Chicanx/Latinx writers, and to continue the rich literary memory of Tomás Rivera, Chicano author, poet, activist, and educator.

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