Patricia Lorcin is Professor of History at the University of Minnesota. She is the author of the monographs, Imperial Identities and Historicizing Colonial Nostalgia, numerous articles on French and Western Imperialism, and has edited or co-edited five volumes and two special issues. She was editor of French Historical Studies for four years and has been on the editorial board of several other journals.
Because Our Fathers Lied
"They were no different one from another. They smiled, exchanged comments; hands reached out and grasped … If only we spoke the same language!”...