International Conference on the “Second Gilded Age” will be featured in special edition of The Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era

April 9, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm America/Toronto Timezone

Dozens of the world’s leading historians, political scientists, sociologists, and economists are gathering in New York City on April 9th for a one-day conference examining issues of economic inequality, poverty, and corporate influence in politics.

“Are we in a Second Gilded Age? A look at Historic Parallels, Differences and Lessons” is organized in part by York Professor and co-editor of The Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era, Associate Professor (History) Boyd Cothran. The joint venture is co-sponsored by the history departments at York University, The Graduate Center and George Mason University, as well as the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies at York University.

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