Welcome to H-Labor, a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine. H-labor is particularly interested in fostering international discussion and colaboration on labor history topics. It also recognizes that teaching the history of workers entails maintaining some knowledge of working people and their unions today.

Recent Content

Radical Book History: E. P. Thompson and The Making of the English Working Class, Fifty Years On

Dear Colleague,

We are pleased to announce that the latest issue of Historical Reflections/Reflexions Historiques has been published by Berghahn Journals. This special issue is titled Radical Book History: E. P. Thompson and The Making of the English Working Class, Fifty Years On and is edited by Antoinette Burton and Stephanie Seawell.

Registration is now open for the Civilian Internment in Canada: Histories and Legacies Workshop, Winnipeg, Manitoba, 17-19 June 2015.

Registration is now open for the Civilian Internment in Canada: Histories and Legacies Workshop, Winnipeg, Manitoba, 17-19 June 2015.

Everyone is welcome to attend the workshop - it is open to the general public.

The preliminary workshop program is available at https://internmentworkshop2015.wordpress.com/2015/05/06/preliminary-agenda-civilian-internment-in-canada-histories-and-legacies-june-17-19-2015/

NYLHA Wertheimer and Bellush Prizes

BARBARA WERTHEIMER PRIZE IN LABOR HISTORY
 
To recognize serious study in labor and work history among undergraduate students, the New York Labor History Association annually awards the Barbara Wertheimer Prize for the best research paper written during the previous academic year. Wertheimer was a leading labor educator and scholar.
 
BERNARD BELLUSH PRIZE
 

CfP- "Assembling the Post-Liberal Order in Central and Eastern Europe (1929-1956)"

Dear colleagues,

You are kindly invited to take part in the workshop "Assembling the Post-Liberal Order in Central and Eastern Europe:  Labour, Welfare Institutions and the Governing of Economic Life during and after the Great Depression (1929-1956)". The meeting will take place on the 26-27 June 2015 in Budapes, having Katherine Lebow, author of Unfinished Utopia: Nowa Huta, Stalinism, and Polish Society, as keynote speaker.  The deadline for submitting your abstracts is the 30th of April 2015.

Pages