Preliminary Conference Program

"Iceland". Image from the Archives of the Swedish paper Lantarbetaren, unknown photographer.

The topic of this three-day history conference will be Nordic Labour, broadly defined, including the history of work, history of workers and the history of labour movements. The aim is to bring together scholars and students who specialize in different areas of Nordic labour history to discuss findings from a Nordic comparative perspective, as well […]

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Call for Papers and Sessions

"Iceland". Image from the Archives of the Swedish paper Lantarbetaren, unknown photographer.

Labour history has been said to be on the decline for some time. However, the foundation of a European Labour history network in Amsterdam in October 2013 as well as the large number of national labour history networks, with especially successful examples in India, Brazil and South Africa, shows that the field is vivid and […]

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