Books for changing the world

Susan Dixon

Susan Dixon grew up in Connecticut and received a bachelor’s degree in Asian studies from Trinity College in Hartford. She earned a master’s degree in geography from the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa, where she is a doctoral candidate. She teaches on the geography of peace and war as well as on political activism and nonviolence. She has won a three-year fellowship from the National Science Foundation and the Frances Davis Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching at the University of Hawai‘i.


  • Dissent: Voices of Conscience

    Stories of men and women, who risked careers, reputations, and even freedom for truth.