My dissertation – “Givin’ Up Our Beer for Sweeter Wine”: The Boycott of Coors Beer, Interracial Coalition-Building, and the Making of Business Conservatism, 1957-1987 – will examine the building of a diverse coalition around the Coors boycott and implications for labor, business, and social movements from the late 1950s to the 1980s. I argue that the boycott deserves attention as a creative...
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About Howard R. Lamar
     The Center honors Howard Roberts Lamar, Sterling Professor Emeritus of History and Former President of the University. Lamar, well-known for his pivotal contributions to the field of western history, continues to work as a scholar and adviser.
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