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Evan Friss is an Assistant Professor of History at James Madison University and is the author of The Cycling City: Bicycles and Urban America in the 1890s  (The University of Chicago Press).  His research has been featured in The New Yorker, Slate, National Geographic, and The New York Times. Friss holds a Ph.D. in History from the Graduate Center, City University of New York and an M.A. in History and a Certificate in Archival Management from New York University.