Abbas Milani

Abbas Milani, Chair of the Department of History and Political Science at Notre Dame de Namur University since 1987, is currently a visiting professor of political science and a research fellow at Stanford University's Hoover Institution. He has written and published extensively on Iran's encounter with modernity. His books include The Persian Sphinx, Tales of Two Cities: A Persian Memoir, and a translation of King of the Benighted, a novella by Houshang Golshiri.