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Ruth Ben-Ghiat

Ruth Ben-Ghiat is an internationally renowned historian, speaker, and political commentator on fascism, authoritarian leaders, and propaganda. She’s Professor of History and Italian Studies at New York University and Advisor to Protect Democracy, as well as the author of several books including Fascist Modernities: Italy, 1922–1945Italian Mobilities, and Italian Fascism’s Empire Cinema.