Lynn Hunt teaches history at the University of Pennsylvania. She is the author of The Family Romance of the French Revolution.
In the LRB Archive:
- The Devil in the Holy Water, or, The Art of Slander from Louis XIV to Napoleon by Robert Darnton
- Policing Public Opinion in the French Revolution: The Culture of Calumny and the Problem of Free Speech by Charles Walton
- Politics by Other Means: Higher Education and Group Thinking by David Bromwich
- Beyond the Culture Wars: How Teaching the Conflicts can Revitalise American Education by Gerald Graff
- Revolutionary France, 1770-1880 by François Furet, translated by Antonia Nevill