John Stoehr has written for the American Prospect, the Guardian, Dissent and The Forward, among others. He is a frequent contributor to the New Statesman and Al Jazeera English. Follow him @johnastoehr.

Class Warfare

The Harbor, a 1915 novel by Ernest Poole, the first winner of the Pulitzer Prize for fiction, has been rescued from oblivion—it’s the perfect time because it is a progressive masterpiece, writes John Stoehr.