Here are links to some recent videos, reviews of my books, and other notices of my writing:
Media, reviews and writings related to Men on Horseback: The Power of Charisma in the Age of Revolution (New York:
Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2020).
Essays and reviews featured on "Arts & Letters Daily"
Discussion of Jean-Jacques Rousseau's Confessions, Writ Large podcast, November 2020.
Review of Napoleon: A Concise Biography by Anthony Crubaugh in Teaching
Review of Napoleon: A Very Short
Introduction by Malcolm Crook in French History
Review of Napoleon: A Very Short Introduction by Donald Sutherland in H-France
Discussion of Steven Pinker's Enlightenment Now and my
review of the book in The Nation, "Likeville" podcast, April 19, 2018 (audio).
Review of Shadows of Revolution
by Marisa Linton, Journal of Modern History, June, 2018.
David A. Bell and Anthony Grafton discuss The West: A New
Review of Shadows of Revolution by Lloyd Kramer, H-France, October 2016.
Review of Napoleon: A Concise
Biography by Howard Brown, Journal of Modern History, September, 2017.
Keynote Lecture, "George Washington and the Two Corsicans,"
John Carter Brown Library symposium on Gilbert Chinard, March 17, 2017 (video).
Sidney and Ruth Lapidus
Professor in the Era of
North Atlantic Revolutions
Department of History
Website updated November 2020