James Reston is the author of 15 books, three plays, and numerous articles in national magazines. He was awarded the Prix Italia and the Dupont-Columbia Award for his 1983 90 minute radio documentary on National Public Radio, "Father Cares: the Last of Jonestown." His last four historical works, Galileo: A Life, The Last Apocalypse, Warriors of God, and Defenders of the Faith h...
Doctoral Candidate, History Department, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Stephen B. Riegg is a Doctoral Candidate in the Department of History at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Riegg specializes in the methods of Russian imperialism in the South Caucasus in the nineteenth century, and the evolution of the Russo-Armenian encounter in the context of changing imperial policies and social perceptions. He holds a B.A. degree from the University of Kansas a...
Henry Charles Lea Professor of History, and Director, Shelby Cullom Davis Center for Historical Studies, Princeton University
Lecturer in the History of Africa, University of Florence, and in the History of International Relations, University for Foreigners, Perugia, Italy
Associate Professor of History, Georgetown University
Ph.D. Candidate, The University of Florida
Blair A. Ruble is currently Vice President for Programs at the Wilson Center, Director of the Urban Sustainability Laboratory, and Senior Advisor to the Kennan Institute. Previously, he served as the long-time Director of the Kennan Institute for Advanced Russian Studies (1989-2012) as well as of the Wilson Center’s Comparative Urban Studies Program (1992-2012). A native of New York, D...
Full Professor, University of Pavia, Italia
Most of my publications concern 1. local government in the late modern history ; 2. state administration in the same era. But I happened to deal with different subjects such as administrative communication, the history of legal thought and, lately, the transfer of institutional models. Much of the underlying research work is comparative, albeit with reference to Europe only.My research work...
Dean of Humanities and Professor of History; UC California, Irvine
Professor, University of North Korean Studies, South Korea