Flynn J. Cratty

Harvard University

Flynn Cratty is a Lecturer on History and Associate Director of the Human Flourishing Program at Harvard University. He also serves as the Executive Director of the Council on Academic Freedom at Harvard. He graduated with a Ph.D. in early modern European history from Yale University in 2019 where his dissertation, “The Soul in Paraphrase”: Prayer and the Changing Mental Worlds of Early Modern France and England,  won the university-wide Theron Rockwell Field Prize. Prior to arriving at Harvard, Flynn was a John and Daria Barry Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Princeton University. For publications, see the CV tab.