Jack Levin

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Birthday
28, 1941
Birthplace
Massachusetts
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
28, 1941 (age 77)
Birthplace
Massachusetts

About

Notable for his research and writings on sociology, hate and prejudice, and criminology (particularly homicide), Levin penned Overkill: Mass Murder and Serial Killing Exposed; Why We Hate; Ageism: Prejudice and Discrimination Against the Elderly; and many other significant sociological works.

Before Fame

After earning a bachelor's degree in sociology from the American International College, Levin received a master's degree and doctorate in the same subject from Boston University.

Trivia

He taught at Boston University and Northeastern University and co-directed the latter school's Brudnick Center on Violence and Conflict.

Family Life

He spent the majority of his adult life in Boston, Massachusetts.

Associated With

He interviewed Charles Manson and several other notorious serial killers and mass murderers.