Seeking contributors to Immigrant Entrepreneurship project
We are seeking authors who would be interested in writing an essay on a German-American businessperson for the German Historical Institute’s collaborative project on “Immigrant Entrepreneurship: German-American Business Biographies, 1720 to the Present.” In particular, we are looking for contributors to Volume V (1945 to the present). We ask for articles of 6,000 - 8,000 words and offer a modest honorarium. The articles will undergo a peer review process and be published on our project’s website at www.immigrantentrepreneurship.org.
Available candidates include Klaus Becker (AMS Specialty Steel), Paul Blum (Paul Blum Co.), Otto Eckstein (Data Resource Inc.), Roland Emmerich (Centropolis Entertainment), Peter Halpaus (International Freight Forwarders Inc.), Bernard Hausen (Cardica), Helmut Jahn (JAHN Architects), John W. Kluge (Metromedia), Fred Langhammer (Estée Lauder Companies Inc.), Max E. Oppenheimer (Oppenheimer & Co), Eckhard Pfeiffer (Compaq, Texas Instruments), Aby Rosen (RFR Holding LLC.), Carl Rosner (Cardio Mag Imaging Inc.), Peter Thiel (Clarium Capital, PayPal) and Eric Warburg (Hauni Richmond Inc., Warburg Pincus). Please contact project manager Jessica Csoma for more information.
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