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Letter from the Chair

David Prochaska

Professor Emeritus of History
Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies
emeriti of Center for African Studies

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Areas of Specialization

Cultural, France, North Africa, comparative colonialism


  • B. A. Stanford
  • M.A. Berkeley
  • Ph.D. Berkeley



  • Genealogies of Orientalism: History, Theory, Politics . . Ed. David Prochaska and Terry Burke. Nebraska , 2008.
  • Prochaska, David, and David O'Brien. Beyond East and West: Seven Transnational Artists. . Washington, 2004.
  • Prochaska, David. Making Algeria French: Colonialism in Bone, 1870-1920. . Cambridge, 1990.