Barry Shapiro

Professional Title

Professor

Department

history

Expertise

French History, Israel/Palestine, South Africa

Bio

B.A., Harpur College, State University of New York at Binghamton; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph. D., University of California at Los Angeles

Barry Shapiro’s research interests and areas of expertise include modern European history, France and the French Revolution, the end of apartheid in South Africa, and the Israel-Palestine conflict. Publications include “Traumatic Politics: The Deputies and the King in the Early French Revolution,” and “Revolutionary Justice in Paris, 1789-1790.”