Sheryl Kaskowitz
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Agent: Laurie Abkemeier
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Sheryl Kaskowitz, PhD, is the author of God Bless America: The Surprising History of an Iconic Song, which won an ASCAP Deems Taylor Book Award for music writing. Her writing has appeared in the New York TimesSlateHumanities, and Bloomberg News. Kaskowitz graduated with a degree in music from Oberlin and earned her PhD in music with an ethnomusicology focus from Harvard.

  • A CHANCE TO HARMONIZE: How FDR’s Hidden Music Unit Sought to Save America from the Great Depression—One Song at a Time
    Pegasus Books, 2024