Fredrik Logevall

Title: 
Laurence D. Belfer Professor of International Affairs
Affiliation: 
Harvard University
Short Bio: 

Fredrik Logevall is the Laurence D. Belfer Professor of International Affairs at Harvard University, where he holds joint appointments in the Kennedy School of
Government and the Department of History. He is the author or editor of nine books, most recently Embers of War: The Fall of an Empire and the Making of America’s Vietnam (Random House, 2012),
which won the Pulitzer Prize for History and the Francis Parkman Prize, as well as other awards. Logevall’s essays and reviews have appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, Politico, Daily Beast, and Foreign Affairs, among other publications. He is a past president of the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations, and is also a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the Society of American Historians. He is currently writing a biography of John F. Kennedy.