Michael J. B. Allen (1941–2023)

It is with great sadness that we share news of the death Professor Michael J. B. Allen, who died on 25 February 2023 in his Santa Monica home at the age of 81. Michael was an outstanding scholar, renowned for his work on the Renaissance philosopher Marsilio Ficino.

Professor Emeritus at UCLA, he was a warm and generous-spirited human being who will be greatly missed by all who knew him. 

For his obituary in the LA Times, click here.