About Claudia Bushman

Claudia L. Bushman holds degrees in literature and American Studies from Wellesley College, Brigham Young University, and Boston University and is retired from teaching history and American studies at Columbia University in the City of New York. She grew up in San Francisco and has lived in nine of the thirteen original states. Dr. Bushman is the author and editor of ten books and was the founding editor of Exponent II. Dr. Bushman is married to Richard Lyman Bushman and is the mother of six.