Blaze Joel

Job title: 
Graduate Student
Department: 
History
Bio/CV: 

Blaze Joel is a Ph.D. student in the History Department at the University of California Berkeley. His research focuses on nationalism, memory, violence, and national identity in twentieth-century Europe. He studies these issues in the successor states of the former Yugoslavia, Northern Ireland, and the Basque Country, as well as in an international, trans-European framework. He also studies the Cold War in a global perspective.

Research interests: 
  • Comparative Politics
  • Foreign Policy
  • Global / Transnational
  • Governance / Democracy
  • Human Rights / Norms