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Friday, May 25 • 4:00pm - 4:50pm
The Future Remembered: The 1962 Seattle World's Fair and Its Legacy
Paula Becker and Alan J. Stein

Friday May 25, 2012 4:00pm - 4:50pm
Narrative Stage at SIFF Cinema 47.62310, -122.35323
  • Biography Paula Becker is a staff historian for Seattle's HistoryLink.org where her essays document the dance marathon craze of the 1920s and 1930s, war-effort knitting on the home front during World Wars I and II, the career of The Egg and I author Betty MacDonald, and numerous other subjects. She and co-writer Alan J. Stein also wrote the book - Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition: Washington's First World's Fair. Alan J. Stein is a HistoryLink.org staff historian and award-winning author of four previous HistoryLink books, Safe Passage: The Birth of Washington State Ferries, 1951-2001; Bellevue Timeline: The Story of Washington's Leading Edge City from Homesteads to High Rises, 1863-2003; The Olympic: The Story of Seattle's Landmark Hotel. He is the Association of King County Historical Organizations' past president, and Ex Noble Grand Humbug of Doc Maynard Chapter 54-40, E Clampus Vitus.