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Furman alum Matthew Lassiter writes op-ed for New York Times

Last updated November 9, 2011

By Furman News

Matthew Lassiter

Matthew Lassiter, a 1992 Furman graduate who teaches history at the University of Michigan, wrote an op-ed for The New York Times about America’s “great silent majority.”  Lassiter graduated from Furman with a degree in history, and earned his M.A. and Ph.D. degrees at the University of Virginia.  He has been a member of the history faculty at Michigan since 2000.

Read “The Silent Majority: Suburban Politics in the Sunbelt South”

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