Author Archives: David Fahey
Get the Keg Out of the Frat House John Hechinger SEPT. 26, 2017 New York Times Continue reading the main story Fraternity initiation season has just begun and already an 18-year-old freshman is dead. An investigation into the death of … Continue reading
Peter Suderman, “Government almost Killed the Cocktail,” Reason 49/5 (Oct. 2017): 54-65.
Jennifer Sloggett, “Temperance and Class : with Particular Reference to Newcastle and the South Maitland Coalfields, 1860-1928” (M.A. thesis, University of Newcastle, 1989). Old but worth a look.
“People from Blackpool are nearly eight times as likely to die from liver disease as those from Norfolk, the new research reveals.” (London) Telegraph, 16 Sept. 2017
Please find attached, a CFP for the ‘Alcohol and illiberal regimes in the long 20th century’ workshop. This international workshop aims to better understand how leaders and people in autocratic, authoritarian, dictatorial and colonial regimes in the long 20th century have … Continue reading
John Collins, “Breaking the Monopoly System: American Influence on the British Decision to Prohibit Opium Smoking and End its Asian Monopolies, 1939–1945,” International History Review 39/5 (October 2017): 770-90.