Richard Rabinowitz: Historian, Curator, Sexual Predator

These are only a handful of the many museums, professional associations, and scholarly institutions that have hired and honored Richard Rabinowitz. How many of them did so with full knowledge of what he was?

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On March 30, during the Awards Breakfast at the Annual Meeting of the National Council on Public History (NCPH) in Hartford, I made public an open secret: the decades-long collusion of leaders in the public history field — including leadership of the NCPH, academic historians, museum directors, and more — with a sexual predator.

PhD: Archaeology & the Ancient World, Brown University; Prof: American Studies, History & African American Studies, Rutgers-Newark; Director: The Museum On Site

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