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Alex Hinton (@AlexLHinton) is Distinguished Professor of Anthropology, Director of the Center for the Study of Genocide and Human Rights, UNESCO Chair on Genocide Prevention, and the award-wining author or editor of 17 books, including Why Did They Kill? Cambodia in the Shadow of Genocide (University of California Press, 2005), It Can Happen Here: White Power and the Rising Threat of Genocide in the US (NYU Press, 2021), and, most recently, Anthropological Witness: Lessons from the Khmer Rouge Tribunal (Cornell University Press, 2022) and Perpetrators: Encountering Humanity’s Dark Side (Stanford University Press, 2023). In November, he received the American Anthropological Association’s 2022 Anthropology in the Media Award.