Indentured Students: Higher Ed and the Student Loan Crisis

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Elizabeth Shermer: Indentured Students—Higher Ed and the Student Loan Crisis

Part of the Fall 2021 series: Capitalism, Freedom, and Community
Wednesday, October 20, 2021, at 7:00 p.m. (CT)
Virtual Event



About the Speaker
Elizabeth Shermer

Associate Professor of History at Loyola University Chicago

Elizabeth Tandy Shermer is an associate professor of history at Loyola University Chicago, where she teaches courses on labor, capitalism, and politics. She has written about those topics in op-eds, academic articles, and scholarly books, including Sunbelt Capitalism (2013) and The Right and Labor, a 2012 edited collection done with Nelson Lichtenstein, and a 2013 edited collection on Barry Goldwater. Harvard University Press published her history of student loans, Indentured Students, under its Belknap Press imprint in August 2021.