posts categorized asCall for Proposals

Taft Prize Deadline Sunday, December 15

by on December 11, 2013

I am pleased to announce the beginning of the annual competition for the Philip Taft Labor History Award. The competition is open to any book (or books) published in 2013 relating to the history of American labor. I invite your nomination of any and every eligible book for consideration.

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LRAN New Scholars Research Grants (Deadline: December 15)

by on November 21, 2013

The Labor Research and Action Network (LRAN) connects workers’ rights organizations, academics and students with the shared goal of building workplace and economic power for working people in the United States. One of the organization’s key objectives is to help develop the next generation of labor academics and scholars.

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“The Nature of Work”: 36th Annual North American Labor History Conference

by on November 11, 2013

October 16-18, 2014, Wayne State University (Detroit, Michigan)

The Program Committee of the NALHC, an international conference with global perspectives, invites proposals for papers, panels, roundtables, etc. on the theme of “The Nature of Work” for our thirty-sixth annual meeting. Other thematically related proposals will be considered, especially if part of a full panel or roundtable.

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Open Access Journal Class, Race and Corporate Power Seeking Submissions

by on October 22, 2013

Class, Race and Corporate Power is an open-access, online academic journal examining the politics of corporate power. This includes an analysis of capital, labor, and race relations within nation-states and the global economy. We encourage contributions that explore these issues within holistic frameworks that borrow from a range of scholarly disciplines.

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