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5 Articles by: Enzo Traverso

Enzo Traverso teaches at Cornell University. His most recent book is Left-Wing Melancholia: Marxism, History, and Memory.

Zeev Sternhell, 1935–2020

Zeev Sternhell was a historian of nationalism who demolished the myth of French “immunity” to fascism. His focus on the history of ideas allowed him to trace the genealogy of France’s home-grown far right — yet proved less able to understand the social forces that powered fascist movements across the continent.