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New Working History Podcast: Labor, Capital, and Politics in the Industrial South

Thursday, May 07, 2020 4:07 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

On SLSA's latest Working History podcast, "Labor, Capital, and Politics in the Industrial South," Michael Goldfield discusses his book, The Southern Key: Class, Race, and Radicalism in the 1930s and 1940s (Oxford University Press), union organization in the South's leading industrial sectors, and how contests between labor and capital in the New Deal-era South continue to shape American politics today. Listen to Working History on the New Books NetworkSpotify, iTunes, and SoundCloud, and subscribe on these platforms to stay up to date on future episodes.

Michael Goldfield is Professor Emeritus of Political Science and currently Research Fellow at the Fraser Center for Workplace Issues at Wayne State University. A former labor union and civil rights activist, Goldfield's work focuses on the study of labor, class, race, and American politics.

CONTACT Southern Labor Studies Association 

c/o Erik Gellman, SLSA/UNC Liaison

Department of History

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

102 Emerson Drive, CB #3195

Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3195

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