Harvey Goldberg


Teacher – Historian – Political Activist

March 13, 1922 - May 20, 1987

Harvey Goldberg brought to life the history of social movements in Europe and much of the world to thousands of students during his teaching career at Oberlin College, Ohio State University and at the University of Wisconsin. His passionate and electrifying lectures regularly filled halls to maximum capacity. On this site you can hear some of Professor Goldberg’s lectures, see some photos of Harvey in action, read some remembrances by his friends, and learn about the Harvey Goldberg Classroom at the Brecht Forum in New York City.