Lounissi Carine

Posted on August 29, 2019


Research themes

  • Republicanism and republicans at the end of the 18th century in the United States and in France
  • Transatlantic circulations of ideas and intellectual networks in the French and American Revolutions era
  • History of the image of the United States in France (1778-1800)

Current Project

  • Thomas Paine and the French Revolution (forthcoming monograph, Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
  • The intellectual reception of the American Revolution in France in the 1780s

Education and Academic Positions:

  • 2006, Ph.D., University Paris III-Sorbonne Nouvelle. Dissertation on Thomas Paine’s Political Thought in the American, British and French Intellectual Contexts of the End of the Eighteenth Century
  • 2007- present, Associate Professor in American History, University of Rouen-Normandie
      • « French Writers on the American Revolution in the Early 1780s : a Republican Moment ? », in Maria O’Malley and Denys Van Renen (eds). Globalizing the American Revolution. University of Virginia Press, 2018 (forthcoming)
      • « Thomas Paine’s republicanism and the French Revolution : representative paradigm or marginal thought ? », Journal of Early American History, n°2-3, 2016, pp. 124-136.
      • « Thomas Paine’s Democratic Linguistic Radicalism, a Political Philosophy of Language ? », in Laurent Curelly, Nigel Smith (eds). Radical Voices, Radical Ways : Articulating and Disseminating Radicalism in 17th-and 18th-century Britain. Manchester University Presss, 2016, pp. 60-79.