Annual Meeting , Letters to the Editor

Taking the Greenline to Gotham

Joel Berlatsky | Oct 1, 2008

Editor's Note: Perspectives on History welcomes letters to the editor on issues discussed in its pages or which are relevant to the profession. Letters should ideally be brief and should be sent to Letters to the Editor (or mailed to Letters to the Editor, Perspectives on History, AHA, 400 A Street SE, Washington, DC 20003-3889) along with full contact information. Letters selected for publication may be edited for style, length, and content. Publication of letters does not signify endorsement by the AHA of the views expressed by the authors, who alone are responsible for ensuring accuracy of the letters' contents. Institutional affiliations are provided only for identification purposes.

To the Editor:

Joel Berlatsky, Wilkes University, emeritus, has written to helpfully draw attention to an omission in the September 2008 issue:

The convention travel information supplied on pages 18–19 of the September issue of Perspectives on History could have been better.

Specifically I refer to Newark airport where one can take the monorail directly to the New Jersey Transit stop, the train to Penn Station and the same E train recommended from Kennedy airport for about one-third of the cost of the recommended cab ride. It also is a lot more reliable in New York traffic than any bus or shared car ride. I won’t discuss what represents the greenest option.

Tags: Annual Meeting Letters to the Editor


Please read our commenting and letters policy before submitting.