New Working History Episode Focuses on Women Apparel Workers in the South

SLSA’s latest Working History podcast, “Women Apparel Workers in the U.S. South,“ is available for listening on iTunes and SoundCloud. In the episode, Professor Michelle Haberland of Georgia Southern University, discusses her new book, Striking Beauties: Women Apparel Workers… Continue reading

Scott Nelson Delivers SLSA Luncheon Keynote at Southern Historical Association Annual Meeting

The annual joint luncheon of the Southern Labor Studies Association and the Southern Industrialization Project (the Organization for the Study of Southern Economy, Culture and Society) was held on Saturday, November 14, 2015, at… Continue reading

A. Lane Windham Awarded Inaugural Zieger Prize

The inaugural 2015 Robert H. Zieger Prize for Southern Labor Studies was awarded to A. Lane Windham for her provocative and ambitious essay, “The Cannon Mills Case: Out of the Southern Frying Pan, Into the Global Fire.”… Continue reading