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Lawrence Cappello

Lawrence Cappello is the Macaulay Honors College Visiting Assistant Professor of History at CUNY Queens College and a quantitative research director at the CUNY Graduate Center.

He is the author of None of Your Damn Business: A History of Privacy in the United States (University of Chicago Press -- forthcoming). His essays have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, The Atlantic, and The Nation.

Past articles:

Can Government Function Without Privacy?

Privacy and the Profit Motive

Reports That Privacy is Dead Have Been Greatly Exaggerated


Aug 26

1950s & Nostalgia: In Search of Greatness in the "Golden Age"

Taught by Lawrence Cappello
7 p.m. at Atlas Studios // Newburgh, NY

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Jul 8

*Olio House Party* ​In Search of Greatness in the 1950s: Greatness For All?

Taught by Lawrence Cappello
7:30 p.m. at Bed Stuy Brownstone

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Jun 2

The Legal Roots of Reproductive Rights and the Birth Of Planned Parenthood

Taught by Lawrence Cappello
7 p.m. at Strand Bookstore

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Oct 25

Where is the Right to Privacy in the U.S. Constitution, Exactly?

Taught by Lawrence Cappello
7 p.m. at WeWork Dumbo Heights

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