Kathryn Kish Sklar and Thomas Dublin, “Our Joint Journey into the World of Women’s History”,
keynote address at the 47th Annual Conference of the Western Association of Women
Historians, Sacramento, CA, May 15, 2015.
We were invited to give a joint keynote address to the 2015 annual meeting of the Western
Association of Women Historians and prepared a joint slide talk discussing how each of us came to the
Women’s History field, our individual evolutions as we taught U.S. Women’s History, and then our
shared paths with the Teaching U.S. Women’s History Workshop at UCLA, our move to SUNY
Binghamton in 1988, and our shared work on the Women and Social Movements websites beginning in