Léonard Laborie

Base

Name

Léonard Laborie

Academic title(s)

Dr.

Institute

CNRS

Department

Sirice

Function

Research Fellow

Address

Bureau F 628 17 rue de la Sorbonne

Zip code

75231 Paris cedex 05

Country

France

Visible Email Address

leonard.laborie@cnrs.fr

Short biography

Leonard Laborie is a Research Fellow at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), UMR Sirice 8138 (Paris, France). He holds a PhD in contemporary history from Paris-Sorbonne University. His research focusses on the co-construction of communication networks and Europe since the 1840s. Leonard is a member of the LabEx EHNE “Writing a new history of Europe”, and he is scientific secretary of the international Committee for the history of electricity and energy.

Recent publications

with Yves Bouvier (eds.), L’Europe en transitions. Energie, mobilité, communication, 18e-21e siècles, Paris, Nouveau Monde, 2016.

with Pascal Griset, « Entre mondialisation et intégration européenne : origines et signature de la Convention sur le brevet européen (Munich 1973) », Bulletin de l’Institut Pierre Renouvin, n°44, 2016, p. 55-74.

« Global commerce in small boxes: parcel post, 1878–1913 », Journal of Global History, 10, 2015. 

Role in Tensions of Europe

Participant, Management Committee

Additional research interests

Science and innovation diplomacy