Jay Winter


Yale University


Jay Winter earned his Ph.D. at the University of Cambridge in England. He is currently the Charles J. Stille Professor of History at Yale University. He specializes in World War I, and the impact it had on the development of the twentieth century. He has also written a dozen books on World War I, such as The Experience of World War I, Socialism and the Challenge of War and Dreams of Peace and Freedom: Utopian Moments in the 20th Century. Jay Winter is the editor of The Cambridge History of the First World War. In addition, he was the co-producer and co-writer of the Emmy award-winning television series "The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century".