Dr. John Santore ’59

Dr. John Santore ’59

Dr. John Santore ’59 received his B.A. and M.A. from Temple University and was awarded a PH.D in Modern European history from Columbia University. He has taught at Rutgers University, Barnard College, New York University, and Pratt Institute, where he was named “Institute Professor/Distinguished Teacher” in 1993. Among his main areas of interest are twentieth century international relations, modern Italian political and social history and modern European intellectual and cultural history of Soviet and post-Soviet Russian. His many publications include: “Modern Naples, 1799-1999: A Documentary” , “History Modern European History 1789 to the Present, Syllabi from American Colleges and Universities: Vol 1 Chronological and National Courses; Vol 2 Topical and Thematic Courses
Dr. Santore has also served as the Associate Director of the Columbia University Center for Italian Studies and Acting Director of the Barnard College Italian and Italian-American Studies Program