Robinson, Greg

Greg Robinson, a native New Yorker, is Associate Professor of History at l’Université du Québec À Montréal, a French-language institution in Montreal, Canada.  A specialist in North American Ethnic Studies and U.S. Political History, he is also the author of the book By Order of the President: FDR and the Internment of Japanese Americans (Harvard University Press, 2001) and coeditor of the anthology Miné Okubo: Following Her Own Road (University of Washington Press, 2008).  His historical column “The Great Unknown and the Unknown Great,” was a well-known feature of the Nichi Bei Times newspaper.

On Rorotoko:

On his book A Tragedy of Democracy: Japanese Confinement in North America
(Our Cover Feature of November 06, 2009)