Contibuting Writer: David Arkin
David Arkin has taught 20th century history at the high school and college levels, sold hi-tech security systems, curated a science fiction museum, and written commercial scripts for a large well-known cola corporation, among other odd jobs. He lives in San Francisco.
M.A.: History, University of Oregon, 2000
B.A.: Art History, University of Virginia, 1996
Various articles in Wired, 1999-2002
Monthly column, "Accelerated Trek", Sci-Fi Channel Magazine, 1999-2000
Articles on World History Archive
07-02-02 The American Forties: In the 40's they wore hats so nice that you couldn't see one without wanting it for your own.