Erez Manela

Harvard University

Bio

Erez Manela is a professor of history at Harvard University. He is the author of The Wilsonian Moment: Self-Determination and the International Origins of Anticolonial Nationalism.

Featured Work

MAY 14, 2019 Podcast

100 Years After Versailles

Just weeks after an armistice halted the most devastating conflict in generations, the victors of the Great War set out to negotiate the terms of ...

American flag in the 1919 Egyptian Revolution. CREDIT: <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:American_flag_in_the_1919_revolution.jpg">Port Said History/Wikimedia/Public Domain</a>

MAR 26, 2019 Podcast

The Crack-Up: Egypt & the Wilsonian Moment, with Erez Manela

For about 18 months after World War I there was what historian Erez Manela calls the "Wilsonian moment"--a brief period when President Woodrow Wilson led ...