Richard Dolan is one of the world's most prominent researchers and historians of the UFO phenomenon. He has written two groundbreaking histories and many articles on UFOs, as well as co-authoring a speculative analysis of the future. 

Richard's latest book UFOs for the 21st Century Mind was published in 2014.  It offers a long-overdue analysis of this phenomenon for a world in the midst of social and technological transformation.

Richard has appeared widely on television, spoken around the world, and is a frequent guest on radio shows such as Coast-to-Coast AM


Richard was born in Brooklyn, New York. He studied at Alfred University in Western New York State, earning bachelor degrees in History and English Literature. During this time, he received a scholarship to study at Exeter College in Oxford University, where he earned a Certificate in Modern Political Theory. 

Richard was also a finalist for a Rhodes scholarship, and completed his graduate work in History at the University of Rochester. Prior to his interest in UFOs, he studied U.S. Cold War strategy, Soviet history and culture, and international diplomacy.

Introduction To Ufology

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