California Studies Association
An Occasional Newsletter
This is the first California Studies Association email newsletter, which we will send out on an occasional basis to alert members about news and events of interest to this community. If you would like to submit contributions, contact editors Lindsey Dillon or Lincoln Cushing, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org.
With all due hubris, seminar moderator Chuck Wollenberg has scheduled himself as speaker for the next session. He will discuss the 1940s-50s controversy over John Reber’s plan to turn San Francisco Bay into two fresh water lakes and its connection (or lack thereof) to the Save the Bay movement of the 60s. Wollenberg teaches History at Berkeley City College and is the author of several works, including “Berkeley: a City in History” (UC Press).
The session is on Thursday, Jan. 22, from 7-9 p.m. at the UCB Institute for Research on Labor and Employment, 2521 Channing Way, just east of Telegraph Ave. Free admission and dinner. Contact Myra Armstrong, email@example.com, 510-643-3012.