The current book project traces how and why the Carnegie Corporation of New York financed Gunnar Myrdal's An American Dilemma (1944) and how Myrdal related to these funders' intentions for the study.
"Gunnar Myrdal's An American Dilemma (1944) as a Swedish Text: A Further Analysis," Humanity (Spring 2017).
"Swedish Roots to Gunnar Myrdal's An American Dilemma (1944)," in Race, Ethnicity and Welfare States: An American Dilemma?, eds. Sonya Michel, Pauli Kettunen, and Klaus Petersen (Northhampton, Mass.: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2015).
"Reassessing Hannah Arendt's 'Reflections on Little Rock' (1959)," Law, Culture, and the Humanities 10(1) (Feb. 2014).
"A Transatlantic Perspective on Philanthropy and Charity in the Swedish Welfare Model," in Nonprofit och välfärden [The Nonprofit Sector and the Welfare State], eds. Kurt Almqvist, Viveca Ax:son Johnson, and Lars Trägårdh (Stockholm, Sweden: Ax:son Johnson Foundation Press, 2013).
“A Reconsideration of An American Dilemma,” Reviews in American History 40 (Dec. 2012).
"The Civil Commitment of State Dependent Minors: Resonating Discourses that Leave Her Heterosexuality and His Homosexuality Vulnerable to Scrutiny," New York University Law Review 81 (2006).
"Karl, Barry," in American National Biography, ed. Susan Ware (New York: Oxford University Press, forthcoming).
"Myrdal, Gunnar (An American Dilemma: The Negro Problem and Modern Democracy, 1944)," in Dictionary of American History, Supplement: America in the World, 1776 to the Present, ed. Edward J. Blum (New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 2016), 57-60.
Popular Press Publications:
The Atlantic, Contributor, "How Should Philanthropies Respond to Emergencies" (May 2014); "Philanthropists and the White House: Who's the Boss?" (May 2014); "The Right and the Wrong Way to Privatize Science" (May 2014); "Would Philanthropies Today Fund W.E.B. Du Bois's Encyclopedia Africana?" (May 2014); "Are Americans Really Champions of Racial Equality?" (April 2015).
“Myrdals amerikanska arv,” Axess Magasin 1 (Feb. 2013).