Here are links to some recent essays: 


"Connaître Limbaugh et Hannity pour comprendre Trump," France Culture, May 20, 2020


"La 'guerre’ au virus: Le passé d’une métaphore," Le grand continent, April 7, 2020.



David A. Bell

Sidney and Ruth Lapidus

Professor in the Era of

North Atlantic Revolutions


Department of History


Princeton University



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