Jonathan M. Hansen is senior lecturer on social studies and faculty associate, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, at Harvard University.

An intellectual historian by training, he is the author of The Lost Promise of Patriotism: Debating American Identity, 1890-1920  and Guantanamo: An American History (2011), along with articles, editorials, and book reviews on U.S. imperialism, nationalism, cosmopolitanism, and race and ethnicity. Hansen is currently working on a biography of Fidel Castro.

Last Updated: July 13, 2017