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Call for Interviews: Canadian Working Women on Strike in the 1960s and 1970s

My name is Mason Godden and I am an M.A. student in the Canadian & Indigenous Studies program at Trent University in Peterborough, Ontario. My thesis explores mobilizations around key Ontario strikes involving women, or women as allies from 1965-1979. By looking at feminist labour support work, this study will contribute to an understanding of labour-community mobilizations, for example how women and men organized the families of strikers and the broader community to provide essential moral and political aid to striking workers.

APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MAY 15: The World Wings International, Inc. Research Grant

Since its first international flight in 1927, Pan Am positioned itself as a world leader in American commercial aviation. Formed in 1959, World Wings International, Inc. (WWI) is an association of former Pan Am flight attendants that now dedicates itself to charitable activities. This collection includes the administrative records of the organization as well as scrapbooks, photographs, membership and annual meetings files, correspondence, and financial records.

CFP - Subversive Spaces, Subversive Bodies in the Atlantic World - 19th Annual International Graduate Student Conference on Transatlantic History

Call For Papers

Subversive Spaces, Subversive Bodies in the Atlantic World

19th Annual International Graduate Student Conference on Transatlantic History

The University of Texas at Arlington

Date of Conference: October 19-20

Submission Deadline: Friday, May 11

Keynote Speakers: TBA

 

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