Do You Know New York City Better Than Columbia's Expert?

November 12, 2019

You may know your New York City history, but few can beat Professor Ken Jackson, who literally wrote the book. For almost 40 years, Ken Jackson, the Jacques Barzun Professor of History, took students of his course, "The History of the City of New York," on a walking tour that later became a nighttime bike ride through the city

Professor Jackson will be your guide through this quiz. He will also be honored for his contributions to the history of cities on November 14, 2019 at a conference that explores urbanization. 

Take the Quiz