Abbas Milani is a widely published and cited scholar with expertise in U.S.-Iran relations and Iranian cultural, political, and security issues. He is the author of several books, including “The Myth of the Great Satan: A New Look at America's Relations with Iran.” Milani is a research fellow and co-director of the Iran Democracy Project at the Hoover Institution. Link to full bio here: https://www.hoover.org/profiles/abbas-milani