Todd Meyers
Associate Professor of Anthropology, New York University Shanghai

Todd Meyers is associate professor of anthropology at New York University Shanghai. His latest book is The Human Body in the Age of Catastrophe: Brittleness, Integration, Science, and the Great War (2018), co-written with Stefanos Geroulanos.

Written by Todd Meyers

After the war, an injured French soldier awaits fitting of a reconstructive mask by Anna Coleman Ladd of the American Red Cross. Photo courtesy Library of Congress

The maimed and the healing

The casualties of the First World War brought a new understanding of human fragility and wholeness

Stefanos Geroulanos & Todd Meyers