Department of Political Science
2115 G St. NW, Monroe Hall 440
Washington, DC 20052

Phone: (202) 994-6290
Fax: (202) 994-1974

William Winstead

Title — Assistant Professor of Political Science and Honors

Office — Ames 101L (Mount Vernon)

Office Hours — Monday 11:45-12:45pm, Wednesday 2:45-3:45pm

Phone — (202) 994-3764

E-mail —


Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 2001


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Professor Winstead's areas of specialization include political theory, postmodern/poststructuralist political thought, Nietzsche, and politics and aesthetics. Professor Winstead's article "Nietzsche's Practice of Warfare: 'David Strauss the Confessor and the Writer'" appeared in New Nietzsche Studies in 2003. He has presented papers at Annual Meetings of the American Political Science Association, the International Association for Philosophy and Literature, and the Northeastern Political Science Association.