Kevin J. McMahon

Kevin J. McMahon is the John R. Reitemeyer Professor of Political Science at Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut. His book, Nixon’s Court: His Challenge to Judicial Liberalism and Its Political Consequences (University of Chicago Press), won the United States Supreme Court Historical Society’s infrequently awarded Erwin N. Griswold Book Prize in 2014, and was named a 2012 CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title. His first book, Reconsidering Roosevelt on Race: How the Presidency Paved the Road to Brown (University of Chicago Press), won the American Political Science Association’s Richard E. Neustadt Award for the best book published on the American presidency.