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NEW LEFTS

My book, New Lefts: The Making of a Radical Tradition, will be released by Princeton University Press on September 7, 2021. In it, I demonstrate a continuity between three moments in the history of the German and Western European left: radical antifascism in the 1920s-30s, left socialism in the 1940s-50s, and anti-authoritarianism in the 1960s. […]

Insider Intellectual History

A new trend has emerged in transatlantic intellectual history. Within the past five years, several books have appeared that focus on European √©migr√© intellectuals or internationally active Americans who helped build new political, legal, and economic institutions toward the middle of the twentieth century. These books feature people like the Catholic philosopher Jacques Maritain, the […]