Steven Conn

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" (, 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.