WW1HA 2013 Symposium speakers: Pierre Purseigle

Pierre Purseigle is Marie Curie Research Fellow at Yale University and an associate professor  in modern European history at the University of Warwick in Coventry, England.

He is a graduate of the Institut d’Etudes Politiques in Lyon, France, and the University of Toulouse.

Among other publications, he is the author of “Mobilisation, Sacrifice et Citoyenneté, Angleterre – France, 1900-1918 (Mobilization, Sacrifice, Citizenship: England — France, 1900-1918),” published by Editions Les Belles Lettres. The book contains a comparative study of two medium-sized towns in England and France between 1914 and 1918.

Purseigle is a co-founder and president of the International Society for First World War Studies and Editor-in-Chief of First World War Studies.

Here’s the link to his page at the symposium:


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