Hugh Wilford, Ph.D.
Professor of History
U.S. Intellectual History
History of the American Left
The CIA and the “Cultural Cold War”
Americanization and Anti-Americanism
B.A., Bristol University
Ph.D., Exeter University
The Mighty Wurlitzer: How the CIA Played America. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, January 2008.
The U.S. Government, Citizen Groups, and the Cold War: The State-Private Network, ed., with Helen Laville. London: Routledge, 2006.
The CIA, the British Left, and the Cold War: Calling the Tune? London: Frank Cass, 2003.
The New York Intellectuals: From Vanguard to Institution. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1995.
Honors and Awards
Visiting Scholar, Cold War Studies Center, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2004-2005.
Fellow in American Civilization, Gilder Lehrman Institute, New York, 2001.
Fleur Cowles Research Fellow, Harry Ransom Research Center for the Humanities, University of Texas, Austin, 1997.
Fulbright Scholar, 1996-1997.