Stephen Schlesinger

Stephen Schlesinger is an Adjunct Fellow at the Century Foundation in New York City. For twelve years, he served as Governor Mario Cuomo’s speech writer and foreign policy advisor. He is co-editor of Journals 1952-2000 by Arthur Schlesinger Jr. He is author of Act of Creation: The Founding of the United Nations which won the 2004 Harry Truman Book Award and Bitter Fruit: The Story of the U.S. Coup in Guatemala (with Stephen Kinzer), which was listed as a New York Times “Notable” book for 1982.


Date Recorded Program Title Handle
1982: 04/06 Guatemala: 1954 SCST001