Timothy Stewart-Winter

Timothy Stewart-Winter

Visiting Scholar in the Charles Warren Center for Studies in American History

Timothy Stewart-Winter is an associate professor of history at Rutgers University-Newark. His first book, Queer Clout: Chicago and the Rise of Gay Politics (Penn, 2016) received the John Boswell Prize for the outstanding book in the field of LGBT history from the American Historical Association’s Committee on LGBT History.

Stewart-Winter’s writing has appeared in the Journal of American History, the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, Dissent, the Journal of Urban History, the Journal of the History of Sexuality, Gender & History, and Slate, and he has appeared on NPR’s “All Things Considered.” He serves as co-director of the Queer Newark Oral History Project, and has received Jacob K. Javits, ACLS/Mellon, and James C. Hormel fellowships. He is now working on a study of vice control, morals policing, and the politics of gay sex in the post-World War II United States.

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