Arnold R. Hirsch is Ethel and Herman L. Midlo Professor for
New Orleans Studies and University Research Professor at the
University of New Orleans. He is the author or editor of numerous
articles and books, including Making the Second Ghetto: Race and
Housing in Chicago, 1940-1960 and Urban Policy in Twentieth-
Joseph Logsdon (1938-2000) coedited Solomon Northup's Twelve Years a Slave and was the author of Horace White, Nineteenth-Century Liberal and Audubon Park: An Urban Eden.