Elazar Barkan is professor of international and public affairs at Columbia University

Prior to working at Columbia, Barkan was professor of history & cultural studies at Claremont Graduate University and director of the Institute for Historical Justice and Reconciliation.

Last Updated: June 28, 2017

Modern European intellectual and cultural history, cultural property, imperialism, colonialism and post colonialism, history of anthropology, race and racism, and primitivism and modernism.