Daniel Steinmetz-Jenkins is a historian of Modern European political and intellectual thought with a specific focus on Europe and the World. He primarily concentrates on such topics as conservatism, nationalism, secularism, and religion and politics.
He is now working on two book manuscripts for Columbia University Press:
The Other Intellectuals: Raymond Aron and the United States
Secularism and its Critics Since 1989 : A Global Perspective
Danny recently stepped down as managing editor of the Immanent Frame, which is the Social Science Research Council’s website devoted to questions of religion, secularism and the public sphere.
His public commentary has appeared in The Nation, The Atlantic, Times Literary Supplement, Dissent Magazine, Foreign Affairs and elsewhere. He has published academic articles in Modern Intellectual History, Journal of the History of Ideas (forthcoming) and elsewhere.
He will spend the 2017-2018 academic year at Yale University as a Presidential Visiting Professor and Lecturer in the Religion Department.