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Jeffrey Hart

AKA Jeffrey Peter Hart

Born: 24-Feb-1930
Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY
Died: 16-Feb-2019
Location of death: Fairlee, VT
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Author
Party Affiliation: Republican [1]

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The American Dissent

Military service: US Navy

[1] In later years has drifted, even endorsing Barack Obama.

Father: Clifford F. Hart (architect)
Mother: Gladys Reith (musician)
Wife: Stephanie Woods (m. 1953, div. 1981, two sons, two daughters)
Son: Benjamin
Daughter: Emily Hart
Son: Matthew
Daughter: Rosemary Carroll
Wife: Nancy Killheffer (m. 1984, until his death)

    High School: Stuyvesant High School, New York City, NY
    University: Dartmouth College (transferred)
    University: BA English Literature, Columbia University (1952)
    University: PhD English Literature, Columbia University
    Professor: English Literature, Dartmouth College (1963-93)

    National Review Senior Editor
    Converted to Catholicism from Episcopalianism

    Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport (7-Sep-2000) · Herself

Author of books:
Viscount Bolingbroke: Tory Humanist (1965, biography)
The American Dissent: A Decade of Modern Conservatism (1966, politics)
When the Going was Good! American Life in the Fifties (1982, history)
From This Moment On: America in 1940 (1987, history)
Acts of Recovery: Essays on Culture and Politics (1989, essays)
Smiling Through the Cultural Catastrophe: Toward the Revival of Higher Education (2001, social studies)
The Making of the American Conservative Mind: National Review and Its Times (2005, media studies)
The Living Moment: Modernism in a Broken World (2012, criticism)

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