Max Eastman
#2814 Overall Influence

Max Eastman

American writer

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Max Forrester Eastman was an American writer on literature, philosophy and society, a poet and a prominent political activist. Moving to New York City for graduate school, Eastman became involved with radical circles in Greenwich Village. He supported socialism and became a leading patron of the Harlem Renaissance and an activist for a number of liberal and radical causes. For several years, he edited The Masses. With his sister Crystal Eastman, he co-founded in 1917 The Liberator, a radical magazine of politics and the arts.

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Columbia University
Columbia University

Private Ivy League research university in New York City

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Williams College
Williams College

Liberal arts college in Massachusetts

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Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#1911 World Rank #379 USA Rank
Literature
#15347 World Rank #6401 USA Rank
Communications