Mary Jo Ignoffo specializes in California and local history, with particular interest in bringing historical topics to a broad public forum. She has authored books, curated museum exhibits, given lectures and workshops, and published articles in magazines and newspapers. Her book Gold Rush Politics was chosen by the California State Senate as its Sesquicentennial commemoration.
Ignoffo writes and works with history museums as well as collaborating with the California History Center. She teaches for the De Anza College history department.
Personal website at www.maryjoignoffo.com
Courses Taught at De Anza