Bronisław Baczko (ur. 1924) – one of the founder members of the “Archives“ and its former Editor-In-Chief. Historian of philosophy and social thought, one of the co-founders of the Warsaw School of the History of Ideas, translator. His main fields of interest are: history of French revolution, utopias and collective imagery. Former professor of the Warsaw University, honorary professor of the University of Geneva. He published (inter alia): Rousseau – Loneliness and Community, PWN, Warsaw 1964; Lumieres de l’utopie, Payot, Paris 1978; Les imaginaires sociaux. Memoires et espoirs collectifs, Payot, Paris 1984; Job, mon ami. Promesses du bonheur et fatalite du mal, [Paris]: Gallimard 1997 (Hiob, my Friend. The Promises of Happiness and the Inevitability of the Evil, PWN, Warsaw 2001); Politiques de la Revolution française, Gallimard, Paris 2008.
The journal founded by Leszek Kołakowski, Bronisław Baczko and Jan Garewicz appears continuously since 1957.