Steven Conn is the W. E.
Smith Professor of History at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, where
he teaches an undergraduate seminar titled "War and Dissent in American
History." The founding editor of the on-line magazine "Origins: Current
Events in Historical Perspective" (origins.osu.edu),
which brings historical expertise to bear on pressing contemporary
questions and makes it available to the general public for free, he is
also a Huffington Post contributing writer.
He holds a Ph.D. from the University of
Pennsylvania in History and a B.A. from Yale University with distinction
in Art History and in Archaeology.