Howard G. Brown

Howard G. Brown is Professor of History at Binghamton University, State University of New York. He is the author of a number of books, including Ending the French Revolution: Violence, Justice and Repression from the Terror to Napoleon, winner of the American Historical Association’s 2006 Leo Gershoy Award.

Mass Violence and the Self
From the French Wars of Religion to the Paris Commune
Howard G. Brown
Mass Violence and the Self explores the earliest visual and textual depictions of personal suffering caused by the French Wars of Religion of 1562–98, the Fronde of 1648–52, the French Revolutionary Terror of 1793–94, and the Paris Commune of 1871. The development of novel media from pamphlets and woodblock printing to colored lithographs...

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