Dr. Steve Fratt
Steven D. Fratt, Ph.D. is an accomplished historian, philosopher, and gamer. He's served as the president of the Midwest's Historical Miniatures Gaming Society, and possesses an impressive knowledge of Civil War Era military traditions. He's put that knowledge to use as a tactical advisor and military consultant for numerous publications, and in a 41-year teaching career. He's taught more than 50 different courses ranging from medieval warfare to modern U.S. history, and even ventured into Middle Earth history as part of his humanities course offerings. He regularly participates in living history to strengthen and enhance more traditional academic activities, allowing him to bring cutting-edge scholarship to the general public.