"David Stevenson is the real deal ... His defining characteristic is his outstanding rigour as an historian ... tremendously clever"
Currently David Stevenson is working on ‘In a Dark Time: Strategy and Statecraft in 1917’. An international history of the year 1917, under preparation for Oxford University Press. He is also editing and will be contributing to an edited book for Oxford University Press: ‘Arms Races in International Politics from the Nineteenth to the Twenty-First Centuries’.
Professor Stevenson is the adviser to ‘Europeana 1914-1918 Learning Website’, which so far has had nearly 50,000 individual visits. http://europeana1914-1918.eu/en
He is a member of the academic advisory committee for the Imperial War Museum’s new First World War Galleries, scheduled to open on 19 July 2014.
Most recently he has appeared on the expert panel on ‘The Pity of War’ televised debate that was broadcast by the BBC2 earlier this year and he has recently been interviewed by Michael Portillo for ‘The Railway War, 1914-1918’, Montreuil-sur-mer. He was also consultant to the programme.