Victor Davis Hanson received his Ph.D. in Classics from Stanford University and is Professor of Classics at California State University at Fresno. He is currently a visiting professor at the US Naval Academy.
Dr. Hanson is the author of more than eighty scholarly articles and editorials on classical and military history and contemporary culture. His most recent books include An Autumn of War, Carnage and Culture, and The Soul of Battle. He has written for the Claremont Review of Books, the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, The Weekly Standard, and many other publications, and writes regular columns for National Review Online. He lives and works on a farm near Selma, California, with his wife and three children.