Photo of Dr Shaul Mitelpunkt.

Photo of Dr Shaul Mitelpunkt.

Shaul Mitelpunkt is Lecturer in American History at the University of York. Shaul’s research interests include U.S. and the World, war and society, as well as gender and masculinity. He is currently completing a book entitled America and the Fighting State: the Cultural Politics of U.S.-Israeli Relations, 1958-1986 (under review).

His recent article ‘The Tank Driver who Ran with Poodles’ has appeared in a Special Issue of Gender and History entitled Gender, Imperialism, and Global Exchange. Shaul joined the department at York in 2015 after teaching at Northwestern University and the University of Chicago in the USA.