2015-2016 Newberry Seminar in Labor History | Newberry

2015-2016 Newberry Seminar in Labor History

2015-2016 Seminars

Friday, September 11, 2015
Labor History Seminar
“Costa Rica’s Inter-American Highway: Building an Inter-American Dream, 1941-44” Dr. Carmen Kordick, Roosevelt University
Saturday, October 3, 2015
Labor History Seminar
Authors Elizabeth A. and Ken Fones-Wolf: Struggle for the Soul of the Postwar South: White Evangelical Protestants and Operation Dixie
Friday, November 6, 2015
Labor History Seminar
Death Penalty for Integrated Dissent: 1930s Communists Caught in Georgia’s Dragnet Dr. Maryan Soliman, Washington University St. Louis
Friday, January 29, 2016
Labor History Seminar
Lost Worlds?: Touring the Radical Past with Milwaukee’s Most Recent Socialist Mayor Dr. Aims McGuinness, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Friday, February 26, 2016
Labor History Seminar
Neo-Liberalism Before Its Time: Labor and the Free Trade Ideal in the Era of the Great Compression, 1945-1972 Dr. Leon Fink, University of Illinois at Chicago
Friday, March 25, 2016
Labor History Seminar
The Fight for Good Government: Machine Politics and Municipal Reform in Chicago, 1955-1966 Richard Anderson, Princeton University
Friday, April 29, 2016
Labor History Seminar
Occupied Territory: Policing Black Chicago from Red Summer to the War on Crime Simon Balto, Ball State University