Author: will pooley

New Directions in Research and Methodology, Present Concerns

Historians and the ‘future’: remarks on the direction of French history

Will Pooley (Bristol) thinks about the future of French History in light of Brexit and Trump, but also Macron and Corbynmania. — At the event in January, I broke the cardinal rule of the historian: I talked about the future. What was I thinking? I suppose the idea of ‘New Directions’ did seem to imply …