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Professor Emeritus Leo Marx, influential scholar of American history, dies at 102

Apr 14, 2022

Leo Marx, William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of American Cultural History, emeritus at MIT, died at 102. Marx created a new lens for American history studies, wrote the pioneering book “The Machine in the Garden,” and was a leader in bringing the humanities into a central academic role at MIT.