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Steven J. Ross

Steven J. Ross is professor of history at the University of Southern California and director of the Casden Institute for the Study of the Jewish Role in American Life. He is the author of "Hollywood Left and Right," recipient of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Film Scholars Award and nominated for a Pulitzer; "Working-Class Hollywood," nominated for a Pulitzer and the National Book Award; "Movies and American Society;" and "Workers on the Edge." "Hitler in Los Angeles" was a Los Angeles Times bestseller in hardcover and a 2018 finalist for the Pulitzer Prize.