Eduardo Contreras is a historian of the United States and Central America. His research specializations include U.S. Latina/o/x histories, labor, race, and migration. He is the author of Latinos and the Liberal City: Politics and Protest in San Francisco
(University of Pennsylvania Press, 2019). He's now at work on "North American Capital, Central American Labor: From the Gold Rush to the Early Cold War," an investigation of working people's responses to U.S. corporate enterprises in Central America since the mid-nineteenth century.