New Oral History Research Series: "Making Sense of My World Through Oral History": Presentation by David Montejano
Presentation | November 14 | 12-1:15 p.m. | Bancroft Library, 267 Conference Room
David Montejano, Professor, UC Berkeley, Department of Ethnic Studies
Berkeley Ethnic Studies Professor David Montejano joins us our second brown-bag presentation of the semester. Montejano will be speaking about his decades-spanning work as a historian and sociologist and the role oral history has played in his work.
Dr. Montejano's major areas of interest include Comparative and Historical Sociology, Political Sociology, Social Change, Race and Ethnic Relations, and Community Studies. A native of San Antonio, he received a B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin and two Masters and a Ph.D. from Yale University. Dr. Montejano is the author of the prizewinning historical overview, Anglos and Mexicans in the Making of Texas, 1836-1986 (Austin: Univ of Texas Press, 1987; 7th Printing, 1999). The book also has been translated and published in Mexico (Mexico City: Editorial Alianza, 1991). He has authored numerous scholarly articles and book chapters, and edited Chicano Politics and Society in the Late Twentieth Century (Austin: Univ of Texas Press, 1999). His most recent publication is Quixote's Soldiers: A Local History of the Chicano Movement, 1966-1981 (Univ of Texas Press, 2010).
Alumni, Faculty, Friends of the University, General Public, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Prospective, Students - Undergraduate
None served, but you are welcome to bring your own lunch