Fabien Conord, the holder of an agrégation in history, is Senior Lecturer (accredited to direct research) in Modern History at the University Blaise-Pascal in Clermont-Ferrand II. He has notably published Les gauches européennes au xxe siècle (Paris: Armand Colin, 2012), Le tour de France à l’heure nationale, 1930-1968 (Paris: Puf, 2014), and Les socialistes et les élections sénatoriales (1875-2015) (Paris: Fondation Jean-Jaurès, 2015). He has also edited L’Europe de 1948 à 1945 (Paris: Ellipses, 2014). He is currently working on the relations between nations and the Left from the nineteenth century to the present.