Temkin, Moshik



Muriel Rouyer

Moshik Temkin is an Assistant Professor at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government.  Previously he taught at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales in Paris and at Columbia University.  Besides The Sacco-Vanzetti Affair, featured in his Rorotoko book interview, Temkin’s work in transatlantic history includes a project on the history of the death penalty.  He is also at work on a study of Malcolm X’s career and politics in global context, and on a history of internationalism and political culture between the two world wars.  He lives in Paris and Cambridge, Massachusetts.

On Rorotoko:

On his book The Sacco-Vanzetti Affair: America on Trial
(Our Cover Feature of March 04, 2010)