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Jill Lepore

Born: 27-Aug-1966
Birthplace: West Boylston, MA

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Name of War

Husband: (three sons)

    University: BA English, Tufts University (1987)
    University: MA American Culture, University of Michigan (1990)
    University: PhD American Studies, Yale University (1995)
    Instructor: University of California at San Diego (1995-96)
    Instructor: Boston University (1996-2003)
    Professor: Harvard University (2003-)

    American Academy of Arts and Sciences 2014
    American Philosophical Society 2014
    Society of American Historians President
    Bancroft Prize 1999 for The Name of War

Author of books:
The Name of War: King Philip's War and the Origins of American Identity (1998, history)
New York Burning: Liberty, Slavery, and Conspiracy in Eighteenth-Century Manhattan (2005, history)
The Whites of Their Eyes: The Tea Party's Revolution and the Battle over American History (2010, politics)
The Mansion of Happiness: A History of Life and Death (2012, social studies)
The Story of America: Essays on Origins (2012, essays)
Book of Ages: The Life and Opinions of Jane Franklin (2013, biography)
The Secret History of Wonder Woman (2014, media studies)

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