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Harold Gabel (USA)
PhD Candidate in Modern European History, Rutgers University
Gabel is presently at work on a doctoral dissertation, tentatively titled Poland’s Europe: A Social History of Poland and its “West,” 1953–1983, which shows Poland as a microcosm of Europe’s 20th century. He is also interested urban history, transnational and global history, and social theory writ large. He holds a BA in Philosophy from Reed College and an MA in Social Sciences from the University of Chicago.