Todd Gitlin is a pro­fes­sor of jour­nal­ism, soci­ol­o­gy and Amer­i­can stud­ies and chair of the Ph.D. pro­gram in com­mu­ni­ca­tions at Colum­bia Uni­ver­si­ty. He is the author of 16 books, includ­ing sev­er­al on jour­nal­ism and politics.

Todd Gitlin was the third president of Students for a Democratic Society. In 1968, he wrote for underground papers, including a daily published by Ramparts magazine in Chicago. He teaches journalism, sociology and American studies at Columbia University, and wrote about the Democratic convention in <The Sixties: Years of Hope, Days of Rage</i>.

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