Author Archives: Allen Mikaelian

About Allen Mikaelian

Editor, Perspectives on History and Coordinator, Media Relations.

Allen helps write and edit articles for the print and online versions of Perspectives on History, and supports the AHA's online and social media presence. Allen is completing his doctorate in US history at American University, received his MA from the Institute for English Studies at the University of London, and his BA from St. John's College in Santa Fe. He has worked as an in-house book editor, freelance nonfiction writer, adult basic education instructor/program manager, and as an adjunct lecturer in history.

Summer 2014 Cover

New at Perspectives Online: Revising Nixon in DC

Perspectives on History is pleased to continue its online summer issue with a review of a recent panel on the Nixon legacy in Washington, DC, by George Derek Musgrove, an associate professor of history at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, and author

Caption: Supporters of Hobby Lobby celebrate after hearing Supreme Court decision. Credit: American Life League

AHA Roundtable: Historians Weigh in on Burwell v. Hobby Lobby

Guided by the conviction that history and historical thinking can help illuminate just about any contemporary discussion, Perspectives on History has, for three years running, invited historians to comment on significant Supreme Court decisions.