People

Faculty

I specialize in the cultural and intellectual history of early modern Europe (16th-17th centuries), with an emphasis on France. My interests include the history of the book and of education, the history of the disciplines and of scholarship, early modern natural philosophy and its interactions with religion.

Selected Publications
Ann Blair

Position: Director of Undergraduate Studies, Harvard College Professor, Henry Charles Lea Professor of History

Field: Early Modern Europe

Specialty: Early Modern France; Early Modern European Intellectual and Cultural History; History of the Book; History of Science

Fall 2013:
- History 1318: History of the Book and Reading
- History 91r: Supervised Reading and Research

Spring 2014:
- History 97c: What is the History of History?
- History 91r: Supervised Reading and Research

DUS Office Hours:
Tuesday 10:30-12:00, in Robinson Hall 100.  Sign up here.

Regular Faculty Office Hours:
In CGIS S437, Monday 2:00-4:00.
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Contact Info

Center for Government and International Studies-South Building

Room S437

1730 Cambridge Street

Cambridge, MA 02138

amblair@fas.harvard.edu

617-495-0752