Padraic Kenney

Padraic
Kenney
Immediate Past President, 2017

Professor of History and Professor and Chair of Department of International Studies at Indiana University


Padraic Kenney is Professor of History and Professor and Chair of Department of International Studies at Indiana University. He is the author or editor of seven books on Polish, Eastern European, and global history, including Rebuilding Poland: Workers and Communists, 1945-1950 (Ithaca, NY, 1997); A Carnival of Revolution: Central Europe, 1989 (Princeton, 2002); and 1989: Democratic Revolutions at the Cold War’s End (Boston, 2010). His work has been translated into seven languages: Polish, Ukrainian, Czech, Romanian, Croatian, Italian, and Spanish.