Biography

 

Daniel Steinmetz-Jenkins is a historian of modern political and intellectual thought with a specific focus on Europe and the world from the Cold War to the present.  He primarily concentrates on such topics as liberalism, conservatism, populism, secularism, religion and the Global Cold War. He is an Assistant Professor in the College of Social Studies at Wesleyan University. He runs a regular interview series at The Nation. He is the former managing editor of Modern Intellectual History and The Immanent Frame.

He is writing a book for Columbia University Press titled:

Impossible Peace, Improbable War: Raymond Aron and World Order

His second book is under advanced contract from Yale University Press and is tentatively titled:

Populism and the Rise and Fall of Global Secularism

His public commentary has appeared in The NationThe GuardianThe AtlanticTimes Literary SupplementDissent Magazine, Foreign Affairs and elsewhere. He has published academic articles in Modern Intellectual HistoryJournal of the History of IdeasGlobal Intellectual History and elsewhere.

You can follow him on Twitter here: https://twitter.com/daniel_dsj2110