I was raised in Louisville, Kentucky and now live in Chicago, where I teach history at Northwestern University. Last Call at the Hotel Imperial is my fourth book.
I write regularly for the Atlantic about subjects ranging from private lives to war photography to punk rock.
Author website: http://www.DeborahCohen.com
Books in order of publication:
The War Come Home: Disabled Veterans in Britain and Germany, 1914-1939 – 2001
Household Gods: The British and their Possessions – 2006
Family Secrets: Shame and Privacy in Modern Britain – 2013
Last Call at the Hotel Imperial: The Reporters Who Took on a World at War – 2022