Dr Kevin Yuill
is Senior Lecturer in American History in the Faculty of Education & History at the University of Sunderland. His research and teaching interests are broad and interdisciplinary. Much of his work centres on the history of the United States during the twentieth and late nineteenth centuries. He has recently been team leader of American Studies and sits on the highly successful Research Beacon (committee) for the Faculty of Education and Society. He is the author of Assisted Suicide: The Liberal, Humanist Case Against Legalization
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2013).