Donna Binkiewicz

Dr. Donna M. Binkiewicz, Ph.D.

Dr. Binkiewicz

BA 1990 University of California, Berkeley
MA 1992 University of California, Los Angeles
Ph.D. 1997 University of California, Los Angeles
Contact Information:
562 985-4423
Office: FO2-107
California State University, Long Beach
1250 Bellflower Blvd., MS 1601
Long Beach, CA 90840-1601

Dr. Binkiewicz focuses on recent United States political and cultural history and California history.  Her interests include labor and immigration history. She has published several articles about US arts policy and a book, Federalizing the Muse: United States Arts Policy, 1965-1980 (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2004). Her newest publication Between the Sea and Sky: The Saga of My Portuguese Family in Upcounty Maui, 1881-1941 (2021) blends history and non-fiction to explore the immigration of a Portuguese family from the Azores to Maui and their struggles to achieve a better future.

Please click here to read more about Dr. Binkiewicz’ book, Federalizing the Muse.