Editor’s Note: We select a featured essay from each issue of Labor: Studies in Working Class History. We’ve never featured a film review, and so it’s great to make available Richard Wells’ essay, Class Politics and the Filmmakers’s Craft in Mike Leigh’s Peterloo from issue 19:3 on the film Peterloo, released in 2018.Read more →
posts and bio Richard Wells
RICHARD WELLS is an associate professor of labor studies at the Harry Van Arsdale Jr. School of Labor Studies, Empire State College/SUNY. He writes about labor and the political economy of culture and the politics and practice of popular/worker education.
Richard Wells is an Associate Professor of Labor Studies at the Harry Van Arsdale Center for Labor Studies, Empire State College/SUNY.