Dominique Kalifa

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Dominique Kalifa (12 September 1957 – 12 September 2020)[1] was a French historian, educator and columnist. He was born in Vichy, France.

Kalifa was professor at the University of Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne.[2][3] He was a member of the Institut Universitaire de France.

He also taught at the Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po) from 2008 to 2015, and was several times visiting scholar at New York University and the University of Saint Andrews.

From 1990, he was also columnist (historical reviews) for the French newspaper Libération.[4]

Kalifa killed himself on his 63rd birthday on 12 September 2020.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Décès de l'historien Dominique Kalifa". Le Point (in French). 13 September 2020.
  2. Lagadic, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne - Marc-Olivier. "Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne: CRHXIX - Centre d'histoire du XIXe siècle (EA 3550)". crhxix.univ-paris1.fr.
  3. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-07-21. Retrieved 2011-03-09.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. "Dominique Kalifa est mort. Il nous avait raconté l'époque où Paris était la capitale du crime". L'Obs.
  5. "Mort de Dominique Kalifa, historien et fidèle contributeur de «Libération»". Libération.fr. September 13, 2020.