Skip to main content

Carolyn Woods Eisenberg

Carolyn Woods Eisenberg is a historian and a professor of U.S. History and American Foreign Relations at Hofstra University. She is the author of Fire and Rain: Nixon, Kissinger, and the Wars in Southeast Asia as well as Drawing the Line: the American Decision to Divide Germany, 1944-49, which won the Stuart Bernath Book Prize of the Society of Historians of American Foreign Relations and the Herbert Hoover Book Prize and was a finalist for the Lionel Gelber Book Prize. She has written op-eds and done media appearances for numerous outlets, including the New York Times, National Public Radio, Fox, and C-SPAN. She has been a consultant to several members of Congress and is legislative coordinator for Historians for Peace and Democracy.