Everdell, William R(omeyn)

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EVERDELL, William R(omeyn)

EVERDELL, William R(omeyn). American, b. 1941. Genres: Poetry, History, Intellectual history, Politics/Government, Sciences. Career: Lycee Arago, Paris, assistant in English, 1963-64; St. Ann's School, Brooklyn, NY, chair of history department, 1972-73, head of upper school, 1973-75, co-chair of history department, 1975-84, dean of humanities, 1984-. New York University, adjunct instructor, 1984-89. Publications: (co-author) Rowboats to Rapid Transit, 1974; The End of Kings: A History of Republics and Republicans, 1983, 2nd ed., 2000; Christian Apologetics in France, 1730-1790: The Roots of Romantic Religion, 1987; The First Moderns: Profiles in the Origins of Twentieth-Century Thought, 1997. Contributor to periodicals. Address: St Ann's School, 129 Pierrepont St, Brooklyn, NY 11201, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]

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