Williams, James C.
WILLIAMS, James C.
WILLIAMS, James C. American, b. 1942. Genres: History, Local history/ Rural topics. Career: Gavilan College, Gilroy, CA, professor of history, 1971-85; De Anza College, Cupertino, CA, professor of history, 1985-, department chair, 2000-02. San Jose State University, member of board of directors, Sourriseau Academy for State and Local History, 1989-2001; International Committee for the History of Technology, vice president, 2001-. Member of boards of directors; California History Center, project director and exhibition curator, 1986-91, executive producer of the video Sunnyvale: A Video Oral History, 1987; member of heritage and preservation commit- tees and task forces; independent historical consultant. Publications: Energy and the Making of Modern California, 1997; The Technology Junction: Americans and Nature, 2004. EDITOR: Old Town Santa Barbara: A Narrative History of State Street from Gutierrez to Ortega, 1850-1975 (monograph), 1977; Sketches of Gilroy, 1980. Contributor to books and periodicals. Address: Department of History, De Anza College, 21250 Stevens Creek Blvd, Cupertino, CA 95014, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]