Grantland S. Rice holds a B.A. in American Studies from Colby College, an M.A. in the History of American Civilization from the University of Pennsylvania, and a Ph.D. in Literature from Brandeis. He is the author of The Transformation of Authorship in America (University of Chicago Press 1997) and has taught and/or served in administration at The Ohio State University, Tufts University, Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy, Harvard Summer School, and Harvard Law School.

(Top)–Washington, DC in the 1850s