Jon Wiener

Jon Wiener teaches U.S. history at UC Irvine. His most recent books are Historians in Trouble: Plagiarism, Fraud, and Politics in the Ivory Tower; I Told You So: Gore Vidal Talks Politics; and How We Forgot the Cold War: A Historical Journey across America. He is a contributing editor to and on the board of directors of Los Angeles Review of Books,  a contributing editor to The Nation, and host of a weekly afternoon drive-time interview show on KPFK 90.7 FM in Los Angeles.