Daniel Laqua

Daniel Laqua is Senior Lecturer in European History at Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne. His work deals with the role of transnational movements and international organisations in 19th/20th-century Europe. He is the author of The Age of Internationalism and Belgium, 1880–1930: Peace, Progress and Prestige (Manchester, 2013), the editor of Internationalism Reconfigured: Transnational Ideas and Movements between the World Wars (London, 2011) and co-editor of themed journal issues on transnational solidarities (European Review of History, 2014), humanitarianism (Journal of Modern European History, 2014) and cultural and political exchange during and beyond the Belgian Belle Époque (Revue Belge de Philologie et d’Histoire, 2012). He is currently completing the book Campaigns Beyond Borders: Transnational Activism in Europe, 1870–2001 (under contract with Palgrave Macmillan) and a study on ‘Worlds of Student Activism, 1919–1958’.