Gotham City, Gotham State: Rivals and Suitors
October 7, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

Chair
Peter Eisenstadt, Editor-in-Chief, The Encyclopedia of New York State

The Encyclopedia of New York State: Putting the State Back in the City
Peter Eisenstadt

Upstate New York as a Factor in the Rise of New York City, 1780-1825
Rohit T. Aggarwala, History, Columbia University

Downtown Problems, Upstate Solutions: Race, Employment and Education in NYC, 1940-1950
Tod M. Ottman, Independent scholar

Japanese Americans in New York City and New York State, 1940-1960
Greg Robinson, History, University of Quebec at Montreal

The Upstate/Downstate Divide in Recent New York State Politics: Some Personal Observations
Edward C. Sullivan, New York State Assembly

Comment
Peter Eisenstadt

   
Location: Graduate Center City University of New York 365 Fifth Avenue, between 34th & 35th Streets
Notes: This event is part of the Gotham History Festival.