Martin Meeker


Martin Meeker (Ph.D., University of Southern California, 2000) is the Charles B. Faulhaber Director of the Oral History Center at the Bancroft Library. He has been with the center since 2003, conducting interviews in several areas, including the history of politics and public policy, health care delivery systems and medical research, and wine and foodways. Meeker has essays published in the Pacific Historical Review, Journal of the History of Sexuality, and Journal of Women’s History and his books include The Oakland Army Base: An Oral History (2010) and Contacts Desired: Gay and Lesbian Communications and Community, 1940s-1970s (2006).