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  • In Memoriam: George Behlmer (d. 2024)

    Contributed by Glennys Young, Professor and Chair, Department of History, University of Washington. I am deeply saddened to let you know that our beloved colleague George Behlmer died on January 4, 2024. George earned his B.A., with highest honors, in 1970 from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Elected to Phi Beta Kappa, he was…

  • 2024 Annual Meeting

    Our annual meeting on March 23, 2024, was hosted virtually and featured papers by graduate students Elizabeth Hines (University of Chicago), Kristen Thomas-McGill (UC Santa Barbara), and Calvin Scott Paulson (UC Berkeley) together with a keynote address by Professor Erika Rappaport (UC Santa Barbara): ‚ÄúTate Not State: Big Sugar and the Marketing of Free Enterprise…