Kevin Phillips also authored The Politics of Rich and Poor: Wealth and the American Electorate in the Reagan Aftermath (1990), a book acclaimed by liberals and conservatives alike. His analyses of modern America have reshaped the political and economic debates of the 1990s; Boiling Point: Republicans, Democrats, and the Decline of Middle Class Prosperity (1993) was a best seller in 1993 and has become required reading for Washington insiders.
Kevin Phillips holds degrees from Colgate University and the University of Edinburgh, as well as a law degree from Harvard. He is a frequent contributor to the Los Angeles Times, The Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal, and has been a featured commentator and political analyst for National Public Radio and CBS.
The Salvatori Center is cosponsoring this lecture by Kevin Phillips. Everyone is cordially invited to attend.