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Ernest Freeberg


Ernest Freeberg is a distinguished professor of humanities in the history department at the University of Tennessee. He is the author of The Age of Edison: Electric Light and the Invention of Modern AmericaThe Education of Laura Bridgman, and Democracy’s Prisoner, which was a Los Angeles Times Book Prize finalist and winner of the David J. Langum, Sr. Prize in American Legal History and the Eli M. Oboler Award from the American Library Association’s Intellectual Freedom Roundtable. Freeberg is a distinguished lecturer for the Organization of American Historians and has produced a number of public radio documentaries on historical themes.
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