Department of Geography
Institute for Research on Labor and Employmet
2521 Channing Way #5555 Rm. 308
Berkeley, CA 94720
Fall 2013 Speakers:
Thursday, September 19, 2013—
Peter Richardson, UC Press and San Francisco State, speaking on his forthcoming book on the history of the Grateful Dead.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 —
Glenna Matthews, author and independent scholar, speaking on her recently published book, "The Golden State in the Civil War."
Thursday, November 14, 2013 —
Bob Cherny, San Francisco State, speaking on his forthcoming book on radical San Francisco artist Victor Arnautoff.
Spring 2013 Speakers:
January 24, 2013 —
After the Blast: Building and Unbuilding Memories of Port Chicago
Javier Arbona, UC Berkeley
February 20, 2013 —
Images of the Pacific Rim: Australia and California 1850-1935
Erika Esau, Australian National University, Canberra
March 21, 2013 —
Monster Storm: The 1861-62 Floods and Their Legacy Today
Marcia Eymann, City Historian, Sacramento and Dale Cox, U.S. Geological Survey
May 15, 2013 —
Church and State in the City: Catholics and Politics in 20th Century San Francisco
Bill Issel, Mills College