Steven Brill

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Lecturer in English, Lecturer in Creative Writing, Lecturer in Journalism
63 High St, New Haven, CT 06511-6642

Steven Brill, a graduate of Yale College and Yale Law School, is the author of three books, two of which were New York Times best-sellers: Class Warfare: Inside the Fight To Fix America’s Schools (2011), AFTER: How America Confronted the September 12 Era (2003), and The Teamsters (1979). His current role is founder of Press+, an e-commerce platform that allows newspaper, magazine and other online publishers to realize revenue from digital subscribers. He also founded and ran Court TV, The American Lawyer magazine, ten regional legal newspapers, and Brill’s Content magazine. He has written for magazines including The New Yorker, New York, Time, Harpers, and The New York Times Magazine. With his wife, Cynthia, Brill founded the Yale Journalism Initiative to encourage aspiring writers to pursue careers in journalism.