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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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Radical Cities: Dublin and Belfast, Queens University, Belfast

by on October 19, 2013

Friday, October 25, 2013. Lanyon, G74, Queen’s University Belfast. Speakers: Emmet O’Conner, Peter Bunting, John Gray, Brian Kelly, Michael Pierse, Christopher J.V. Loughlin, Sean Mitchell, and more. David Convery will launch his new book, Locked Out: A Century of Irish Working-Class Life as part of the day’s events.

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1913 Dublin Lockout Centenary Conference

by on July 29, 2013

October 19, 2013. A day conference to commemorate the Dublin Lockout in 1913. During this epic struggle an estimated 100,000 people, one third of the capital’s inhabitants, faced starvation for five months in a battle for workers’ rights. At Old Fire Station, Crescent, Salford.

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Labor Research Action Network Conference

by on April 16, 2013

June 16-18. One of the principal goals of the Labor Research and Action Network (LRAN) is to create a space for the generation and exchange of fresh ideas and thinking among labor leaders, activists, scholars, and students. A secondary goal is to connect practitioners employing innovative strategies with scholars who are interested in strategic research and advocacy efforts that support workers/the struggle for workers; rights.

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