John L. Gaddis

Yale University


John Lewis Gaddis is the Robert A. Lovett Professor of History at Yale University. He is a noted historian of the Cold War and grand strategy.

Featured Work

APR 13, 2018 Podcast

On Grand Strategy, with John Lewis Gaddis

Are there such things as timeless principles of grand strategy? If so, are they always the same across epochs and cultures? What can we learn ...

NOV 22, 2011 Podcast

George F. Kennan: An American Life

George Kennan was one of the great men of the 20th century, says John Lewis Gaddis. And he was great in multiple dimensions: as the ...