Dr. Don D. Guttenplan
He has taught American History at University College and the history of popular culture at Birkbeck College. A correspondent for the weekly magazine The Nation, he is also the author of American Radical, a biography of the American journalist I.F. Stone, and the producer of the internationally acclaimed documentary film Edward Said: The Last Interview.
In the past year he has interviewed the British Higher Education Minister, David Willetts, has written investigative reports on the working conditions of foreign language teachers in Italy and of the faculty of American study abroad programs, and he continues to be interested in the ways that the Internet and technology are changing the nature of higher education.