Preliminary Programme

Showing: Labour (all days)
Wed 12 April
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Thu 13 April
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Fri 14 April
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Sat 15 April
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00

All days
Wednesday 12 April 2023 08.30 - 10.30
G-1 LAB09 Labour, Capital, and Class: Comparative Perspectives from the Atlantic Fringe, 19th and 20th Centuries
B24
Network: Labour Chair: Stephan Curtis
Organizer: Stewart Lawrence Discussant: Stephan Curtis
Moderators: -
Michael Kirkpatrick : The Abolition of Forced Labour in Nineteenth Century Guatemala
Kurt Korneski : Class, Place, and Diplomacy in the Gulf of St. Lawrence Fisheries, 1815-54.
Stewart Lawrence : “It Was Their El Dorado”: the Stratification of Stockholm’s Working Class and Drinking as a Form of Resistance at the End of the Nineteenth Century
Lachlan MacKinnon : Industrial Policy in Transnational Perspective: the Development Ethos in Deindustrializing Nova Scotia, 1956-1963


L-1 LAB10 Law, Labor and Production: Do Europe’s Peripheries Still Speak to Each Other?
C22
Network: Labour Chairs: -
Organizer: Adrian Grama Discussant: Stefan Berger
Moderators: -
Ulf Brunnbauer : From the Sea into a Can: Labor and Sardine Processing in Peripheral Europe since the 19th Century
Anna Delius : Translating Repression into Rights. Labor Protest and Democratic Opposition in Spain and Poland, 1960-1990
Matthias Ebbertz : Regulated Self-regulation in the Weimar Republic. Praxeological Approaches on the Multinormativity of Co-determination in Westphalia and Bavaria
Adrian Grama : How does Labor Law Travel? Interwar Portugal and Romania in Comparison



Wednesday 12 April 2023 11.00 - 13.00
G-2 LAB02 Disputed Endings: How Labour Relations were Terminated in Pre-Industrial Europe
B24
Network: Labour Chair: Jane Whittle
Organizers: Taylor Aucoin, James Fisher Discussant: Jane Whittle
Moderators: -
Taylor Aucoin : Unfinished Business: Mediating Servant Wage Disputes and Broken Contracts through the English Labour Laws, 1563-1700
James Fisher : Premature Exits? The Termination of Compulsory Apprenticeships before the Statutory Age of Expiry in England 1600-1750
Teresa Petrik : Taking the Disobedient to Court: Uncovering Mechanisms of Coercion and Autonomy in 17th and 18th Century Austrian Servant Legislation
Vilhelm Vilhelmsson : Strategies of Exit: Absconding from Service in Nineteenth-century Iceland


L-2 LAB01 Book Session: the Digital Factory: the Human Labor of Automation by Moritz Altenried (The University of Chicago Press, 2022)
C22
Networks: Labour , Social Inequality , Theory Chairs: -
Organizer: Görkem Akgöz Discussants: Görkem Akgöz, Moritz Altenried, Bridget Kenny, Nicola Pizzolato
Moderators: -


T-2 WOM03a An Inclusive History of Women’s Labour Activism: Forms and Scales of Organizing and the Politics of Women’s Work I
Volvosalen
Networks: Labour , Women and Gender Chair: Anne Cova
Organizers: Selin Cagatay, Jelena Tesija Discussants: Ulf Brunnbauer, Daniela Koleva
Moderators: -
Selin Cagatay : Gendering Adult Education in the Developing Word: Vocational Training of Women in Turkey, 1960s-1990s
Veronika Helfert : The Right to a Job: Austrian Women Labour Activists and the Question of Female Unemployment, from the Late-1940s to the 1980s
Ivelina Masheva : International Labour Standards and Local Realities: Women Workers and the Enforcement of Working Time Regulations in Bulgaria, 1920s-1940s
Zhanna Popova : Halina Krahelska: Labour Inspector at Home and Abroad, 1919-1931



Wednesday 12 April 2023 14.00 - 16.00
F-3 LAB03 Female Friendly Societies across Europe, 1840s-1940s: Labour, Health, and Mutual-aid
B23
Networks: Labour , Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizer: Llorenç Ferrer Alos Discussant: Llorenç Ferrer Alos
Moderators: -
Lars Fredrik Andersson : Exploring Female Morbidity in Early 20th Century Sweden
Julien Caranton : Solidarity and Autonomy: Female Mutual Aid Societies in Grenoble (1840s-1914)
Daniel Weinbren : Female Friendly Societies in the UK, 1840s-1940s
Alfons Zarzoso : Regimes of Self-help: Female Mutual Aid Societies in Late 19th- and Early 20th-century Barcelona


G-3 LAB08 Labour, Capital and European Integration
B24
Networks: Labour , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chairs: -
Organizer: Johan Svanberg Discussants: -
Moderators: -
Susanne Berghofer : The Swedish Textile and Clothing Industry – Crises and Opportunities as European Markets Opened, and International Trade Barriers Diminished
Marvin Schnippering : The German Trade Union Confederation (DGB) and the Balancing Act between German Interests and a European Spirit
Brian Shaev : Transnational Socialism, Welfare, and Social Policy in the early European Communities
Johan Svanberg : Trade-Union Internationalism in the Textile and Garment Sector and European Integration


T-3 WOM03b An Inclusive History of Women’s Labour Activism: Forms and Scales of Organizing and the Politics of Women’s Work II
Volvosalen
Networks: Labour , Women and Gender Chair: Manuela Martini
Organizers: Selin Cagatay, Jelena Tesija Discussants: Ulf Brunnbauer, Daniela Koleva
Moderators: -
Alexandra Ghit : “From an Organizational Point of View, We Must Learn Everything”: International Cooperation and Women’s Trade Union Education in Early-1990s Romania
Jelena Tesija : Converging Divergent Systems: Yugoslav Women Co-operators and the International Co-operative Women’s Guild in the 1950s
Eszter Varsa : Gender, Anarchist Thought and Women in the Agrarian Socialist Movement in Hungary and Internationally, 1890s-1900s
Susan Zimmermann : A Dance Around a “Sacred Cow”: Trade Unions, the ILO, and Women’s Third Shift in the Hungarian Textile Industry, 1960s and 1970s



Wednesday 12 April 2023 16.30 - 18.30
G-4 LAB04 Histories of Minimum Wage Struggles
B24
Network: Labour Chair: Jenny Jansson
Organizer: Silke Neunsinger Discussants: -
Moderators: -
Andreas Admasie : Lineages of Minimum Wages in Ethiopia
Silke Neunsinger : Minimum Wages in the Indian Bidi Industry - a Journey from Ahmedabad to Geneva
Shobhana Warrier : MInimum Wages in India during the 1st Half of the 20th Century



Thursday 13 April 2023 08.30 - 10.30
B-5 LAB27 Labour in Early Modern World
Victoriagatan 13, A252
Network: Labour Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Moderators: -
Johan Heinsen : Escape Trajectories: Mapping Coercion in Early Modern Denmark
Hanna te Velde : Women and their Work Strategies in the West Part of the Early Modern Dutch Empire: the Case of Paramaribo, Suriname and its Surroundings, 1667-1792
Katrina Q. Wang : Captains in the Dutch United East India Company: the Effects of External Hiring and Internal Promotion on Performance
Jeremy Young : Looking for Black Seamen in the French Maritime World


G-5 LAB19 The Great War and its Impact: Labour and Product History in Comparative and Interdisciplinary Perspective
B24
Network: Labour Chair: Svatopluk Herc
Organizer: Ondrej Sevecek Discussants: -
Moderators: -
Martin Jemelka : The Great War and the Cisleithania Footwear Industry from the Perspective of Labour History
Jan Vondracek : Local Administration and the Supply of Labor in the First and Second World Wars in Bohemia
Michaela Závodná : Smile and Keep Quiet - the Transformation of the Concept of Woman and Work in the First Half of the 20th Century in Selected Industries – a Case Study


L-5 LAB05a Housewives or Workers? Domestic Work and Care Work (16th-20th Centuries) I
C22
Networks: Family and Demography , Labour Chair: Celine Mutos Xicola
Organizers: Celine Mutos Xicola, Beatrice Zucca Micheletto Discussant: Beatrice Zucca Micheletto
Moderators: -
Cristina Borderias, Raffaella Sarti : Lavori donneschi, amas de casa, sus labores, casalinghe”: the Making of the Housewife in Italy and Spain (18th-20th Century)
Alessandra Gissi : The 'Essential Function' of Women: Family, Housewives, Domestic Work and Wages in Italy between Fascism and the Republic
Antonia Morey : The Profile of Housewives in the 1920s. A Retrospective Vision following the Population Patterns of the Balearic Islands
Maria Papathanassiou : Peasant Women in Early Twentieth Century and Interwar Austria: Housewives of a Pre-industrial European Past in an Industrial European Present?
Sofi Vedin : Division of Labor among Swedish Mistresses and Maids 1890-1939



Thursday 13 April 2023 11.00 - 13.00
B-6 LAB29 The Travels of Labour Law
Victoriagatan 13, A252
Network: Labour Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Moderators: -
Malin Arvidsson : Speaking Up in Public to Win Women’s Votes: the 1921 Election Campaign of the Social Democratic Women’s Federation
Nikos Potamianos : Moral Economies of the "Closed Professions", Greece 1900-1940
Suramya Thekke Kalathil : The Factories Act and Determination of Working Hours in the Madras Presidency, 1881-1947


G-6 LAB20 The Representations of Labor as Bodily Experience: Senses, Spaces, Objects and Industrial Heritage in the Making
B24
Network: Labour Chairs: -
Organizer: Marta Kurkowska-Budzan Discussants: -
Moderators: -
Marta Kurkowska-Budzan, Jakub Muchowski : The Coal Mining Heritage in the Making: Narratives of Bodily Experiences of Work
Frank Meyer : The Ironworks as a Sensory Experience
Anu Printsmann : Inner Workings of the Landscapes of Brown Gold
Kirsti Salmi-Niklander, Pete Pesonen : “Duck Lamps” and “Homers”. Changes and Continuities in the Oral Histories Related with Norms, Hierarchies and Tacit Knowledge in Högfors Ironworks during the 20th Century


L-6 LAB05b Housewives or Workers? Domestic Work and Care Work (16th-20th Centuries) II
C22
Networks: Family and Demography , Labour Chair: Beatrice Zucca Micheletto
Organizers: Celine Mutos Xicola, Beatrice Zucca Micheletto Discussant: Celine Mutos Xicola
Moderators: -
Francesca Ferrando : A School for Wives? Education, Domestic Work and Care Work in the Genoese Hospitals (1600- 1700)
Phil Lyon : The Efficient Housewife: Kitchen Narratives from 1920s’ British Newspapers
Charmian Mansell : The Labour of Care in England, 1550-1700
Tura Tusell Latorre : Who Performed Domestic and Care Work in Charitable Institutions? Barcelona, 1815-1900



Thursday 13 April 2023 14.00 - 16.00
B-7 LAB28 Workers on Work
Victoriagatan 13, A252
Network: Labour Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Moderators: -
Maya Adereth : Class Formation through an Organizational Lens: Trade Unions, Friendly Societies, and Universalism in the US and UK
Lars Christensen : Framing the Workplace: Photography as a Source for the History of Industrial Labour
Maciej Duklewski : Worker Photography in Poland (1918-1945), a Comparative Perspective.
Diksha Narang : From Itinerancy to Wage Labour: an Exploration of Shifting Norms of Work among Formerly Nomadic Groups in Western India
Andjela Pepic : Privatization and Workers' Struggles at the European Periphery: the Case of Industrial Giants in Bosnia and Herzegovina


G-7 LAB21 The Representations of Women at Work in a Transnational Perspective during the Dictatorships in Italy, Portugal, and Brazil
B24
Networks: Labour , Women and Gender Chair: Paulo Alves
Organizer: Virginia Baptista Discussant: Jaqueline Zarbato
Moderators: -
Virginia Baptista : Representations on the Women's Work and Activism in Portugal during the Dictatorship
Elisabetta Girotto : The Factory of Consensus. The Representation of Women in Italian Fascist Cinematographic Propaganda
Lucinéia Martins : Women in Struggle under the Brazilian Dictatorial Repression (1964-1985)



Thursday 13 April 2023 16.30 - 18.30
B-8 LAB31 Free and Unfree
Victoriagatan 13, A252
Network: Labour Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Moderators: -
Tewodros Gebre, No : Convict Labour in Ethiopia: the Case of Shoa Robit and Ziway Prisons
Nayanjyoti Kalita : Impressment in a British Empire’s Frontier: Forced Labour and Administration in Colonial Lushai Hills
Krista Lillemets : Modern Working Class at Large in Historical Capitalism


F-8 LAB12 Political Ideals, Legal Practices and Conflicting Rationales: how Disabled People Navigated Social Policies
B23
Networks: Labour , Social Inequality Chair: Gareth Millward
Organizers: Nathanje Dijkstra, Nathanje Dijkstra Discussant: Gareth Millward
Moderators: -
Nathanje Dijkstra : Lacking Bodies and Social Barriers. (In)capacity to Work enacted by Disabled Workers in the Context of the Dutch Industrial Injuries Insurance Act, 1901-1967
Carlos Martins : Bottom-up Activism at the Dawn of Democracy: the Case of the Portuguese Disabled Colonial War Veterans in 1974-1975
Stephanie van Dam : Petitioning the Metropole: Workers’ Injury Compensation in the British Empire, 1930-1945
Paul van Trigt : Transcending the Social Policy / Human Rights Divide. Self-advocates and the Making of Global Disability Policies, 1981-2011


G-8 LAB24 Women in Industrial Action
B24
Networks: Labour , Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Moderators: -
Ralph Darlington : Working Class Women’s Active Participation in the 1910-14 British Labour Revolt
Hazel Perry : ‘A Little Judgement and Ordinary Human Kindness.’ The Interwar Period, Women Workers, and the Peterborough (UK) Celta Mill Strike, 1928
Jason Russell : The Causes and Consequences of 1960s Public Sector Unionization in the United States and Canada
Büsra Sati, Görkem Akgöz : Caught in between Patriarchy and the Cold War: the Institutionalisation of Gender Politics in Turkish Trade Unions, 1975-1981



Friday 14 April 2023 08.30 - 10.30
G-9 LAB14a Punitive Labour (Im)Mobilizations: towards a Comparative Global Agenda (I)
B24
Networks: Criminal Justice , Labour Chair: Lisa Hellman
Organizer: Mònica Ginés Blasi Discussant: Lisa Hellman
Moderators: -
John Chuchiak : Paying the Price of God: Ecclesiastical Forced Labor Practices and the Punitive Concept of Penas Saludables for the Crime of Idolatry in the Bishopric of Yucatan, 1563-1821
Bonnie Clementsson : Navigating around Forced Labour in the Early 1800s with Examples from Sweden
Nabhojeet Sen : Punishment, Coercion and (Im)mobility: Western India, c. 1730s-1818.
Nitin Varma : The Making of a Labour Regime: 1860s and Indentured Coolies on cColonial Plantations in India


L-9 LAB13 Precarious Labour and Collective Responses from the Local to the Global, 1920s to Present Day
C22
Network: Labour Chair: Ursula Huws
Organizers: Nina Trige Andersen, Maria Fernanda Arellanes Arellanes, Rosa Kösters, Sibylle Marti Discussant: Ursula Huws
Moderators: -
Nina Trige Andersen : The Emergence of the Municipal ‘Administrative Class’ and their Union in Denmark from the 1920s: from Precarious Day Laborers and Temporary Women Part-timers to Salaried Employees
Maria Fernanda Arellanes Arellanes : Domestic Work in Digital Platforms and Working Holiday Visa: the Interplay between Gig Economy and Mobility Regimes
Roderick G Galam : Working for a Promise: Relations of Aid and Exploitation in the Informal Employment of Aspiring Seafarers in the Philippines
Rosa Kösters : Formal and Informal Collective Actions at the Workplace: Dutch Meat Industry and Retail Workers, 1970-2020
Sibylle Marti : International Trade Unionism and the Informal Sector in the 1980s: New Alliances and Changing Strategies towards Precarious Labour


Q-9 WOM18 Threading Gender and Craft: the Gendering of Craft and the Crafting of Gender in Periods of Change and Unrest
E44
Networks: Labour , Women and Gender Chair: Eileen Boris
Organizers: Elya Assayag, Sohee Ryuk Discussant: Eileen Boris
Moderators: -
Elya Assayag : Unstitching the Domestic Sphere in Colonial Morocco (1912-1956): Collecting Historical Evidences through Embroidery
Anders V. Munch, Rau Ulf Lenskjold & Vibeke Riisberg : Crafting Platforms - Student Rebellion, Gender Struggles and Collectivism in Danish Crafts 1969-77
Sohee Ryuk : The “Golden Hands” of the Carpet Weaver: Images of Village Carpet Weaving in the Soviet Union, 1924-1945
Wendy Wiertz : Lacemaking, Gender Roles and Humanitarian Aid in the First World War



Friday 14 April 2023 11.00 - 13.00
B-10 LAB32 Human Capital and Everyday Life in Extreme Wartime Conditions (Examples of Defence Enterprises in Kazakhstan and Ural-Volga Region in Russia during World War II)
Victoriagatan 13, A252
Network: Labour Chair: Nikolai Vukov
Organizer: Roza Zharkynbayeva Discussant: Nikolai Vukov
Moderators: -
Ardak Abdiraiymova : Formation of Labor Collectives at Defence Enterprises in Kazakhstan in 1941-1945
Meruyert Doskaliyeva : Conditions of Work and Labor Organization in Defence Enterprises in the Rear during the Second World War (on Examples from Kazakhstan)
Roza Zharkynbayeva : The Price of Victory: Living Conditions of Workers in Defence Enterprises of Kazakhstan during the War Years


D-10 LAB07 Labor in the Ottoman and Post-Ottoman Balkans (19th- 20th Centuries)
B21
Network: Labour Chair: Luminita Gatejel
Organizer: Evguenia Davidova Discussant: Luminita Gatejel
Moderators: -
Evguenia Davidova : Women Labor: a Case Study of Nursing in Bulgaria and Serbia/Yugoslavia (1900s-1939)
Eleonora Naxidou : Nationalism and Intellectual Labor in the 19th Century Ottoman Balkans
Robert Niebuhr : Vladimir Dedijer and Workers’ Rights in Yugoslavia, 1948–1954
Andrew Robarts : Labor, Disease, and Mobility in the Pre-Tanzimat Ottoman Balkans


G-10 LAB14b Punitive Labour (Im)Mobilizations: towards a Comparative Global Agenda (II)
B24
Networks: Criminal Justice , Labour Chair: Christian G. De Vito
Organizer: Mònica Ginés Blasi Discussant: Christian G. De Vito
Moderators: -
Anas Ansar : Navigating Il/legality, Im/mobility and Labour Coercion: the Rohingya Refugees in Malaysia
Robert Baum : Cattle Raiding, Raiding Rice Paddies, and the Development of Slavery in Stateless Societies: the Diola of Southern Senegal
Mònica Ginés Blasi : Punitive Indentured Im/mobilization: Yucateco and Chinese Prisoners of War in Cuban Plantations (1847-1860s)
Ludolf Pelizaeus : Coercion Labour for Prisoners of War and Minorities as a Means of Enforcing “Utility” in the Holy Roman Empire 1670-1790


O-10 EDU11a Workers’ Education. Enlightenment, Education, and Empowerment I
C33
Networks: Education and Childhood , Labour Chair: Jenny Jansson
Organizers: Jenny Jansson, Jenny Jansson, Jonas Söderqvist Discussants: -
Moderators: -
Valentina Kezic : Wissen ist Macht! – The Role of the Labor Movement in Workers' Education in Croatia in the Late 19th Century
Francoise Laot : Empowering Workers in the Red Belt Sources for a Local History: Paris North-East Suburbs, 19th-21st Centuries
Santosh Kumar Rai : Making Chelas, being Ustad: Julaha Weavers and Colonial Apprenticeship Discourse in North India
Ana Rajkovic Pejic : Battle for the Brain: Struggle of the Yugoslav Social Democrats and Communists for Supremacy over the Working Class (1918-1939)
Jonas Söderqvist : A site for Workers Education – Brunnsvik Folk College 1906–2013



Friday 14 April 2023 14.00 - 16.00
G-11 LAB16 Roundtable: Durable Inequality and Work in Amsterdam and the Dutch Colonial Empire 18th-20th Centuries
B24
Networks: Labour , Social Inequality Chair: Matthias van Rossum
Organizer: Karin Hofmeester Discussants: Alexander Geelen, Joris Kok, Samantha Sint Nicolaas, Hanna te Velde, Eva van der Heijden
Moderators: -


L-11 LAB30 Journeymen Associations in Southern Europe at the End of the Ancien Régime: an Assessment
C22
Network: Labour Chair: Jordi Ibarz
Organizer: Brendan von Briesen Discussant: Maarten Prak
Moderators: -
Mario Grassi : In Search of Compromise. Work, Threat and Identity in The Fundation of the Università dei Lavoranti Calzettai in Turin (1737)
José A. Nieto Sánchez : Rebel Journeymen: Artisan Skills, Organisation, and Protest in Modern-era Madrid
Juanjo Romero : Journeymen Associations of Barcelona after the Abolition of the Guilds (c.1830-1855)
Brendan von Briesen : An Orderly Rebellion: the Journeymen Guilds of Barcelona (c.1760-1830)


O-11 EDU11b Workers’ Education. Enlightenment, Education, and Empowerment II
C33
Networks: Education and Childhood , Labour Chair: Jonas Söderqvist
Organizers: Jenny Jansson, Jonas Söderqvist Discussants: -
Moderators: -
Peter Ackers : Industrial Democracy and Trade Union Education: Hugh Clegg and the 'Oxford School' in the 1950s and 1960s
Elina Hakoniemi : “Not by bread alone”: Finnish Workers’ Educational Projects to Increase Culture and Education in the Workers’ Daily Life
Immanuel R. Harisch : African Trade Unions and/inside the International Labor Movement. A Comparative Perspective on Three Trade Union Colleges during the “Prosperous” Times of the Cold War
Lina Rahm : Automated Socialism: The Swedish Labor Movement and Educational Films of a Sociotechnical Future, 1956-1986



Friday 14 April 2023 16.30 - 18.30
G-12 LAB18 Socialism and Internationalism: Old and New Perspectives on the History of the Second International
B24
Networks: Labour , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chairs: Elisa Marcobelli, Lucas Poy
Organizers: Elisa Marcobelli, Lucas Poy Discussants: -
Moderators: -
Natalie Behrends : The Riddle: the Second International and Jewish (Inter?)Nationalism
Kevin J. Callahan : The Practice of International Socialism: the Example of Austrian Socialist Victor Adler during the Second International, 1889-1914
Nicolas Delalande : The Age of Workers' Solidarity
Jean-Numa Ducange : A Transnational Approach to French Socialism: the Case of Jean Jaurès (1859-1914)


L-12 LAB22 The World Federation of Trade Unions and/within the Labor Movements of Africa, Asia, Europe, and Latin America during the Cold War
C22
Network: Labour Chairs: -
Organizers: Immanuel R. Harisch, Johanna Wolf Discussants: -
Moderators: -
Rowena Abdul Razak : The 1947 WFTU Visit to Iran: Implications on British and Iranian Labour Politics
N’goran Gédéon Bangali, Immanuel R. Harisch : The Pan-African Anti-Imperialist UGTAN and its Relations with the WFTU, 1957-1961
Vannessa Hearman : Cold War Travel and Trade Unionism: Reflections on a Disappeared World
Patricio Herrera : The Anti-colonial Position of the Confederation of Latin American Workers (1945-1963): Between Solidarity and Transnational Political Actions
Gabriele Siracusano : Socialism, Independence, and Class Struggle. The WFTU in West Africa and the Role of the CGT and CGIL
Johanna Wolf : “What is our future status?” The Indian Perspective on the World Federation of Trade Unions in the late 1940s



Saturday 15 April 2023 08.30 - 10.30
G-13 LAB25 Workplace Matters!
B24
Network: Labour Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Moderators: -
Jule Ehms : Revolutionary Syndicalism on the Shop Floor – The Strike Pattern of the Freie Arbeiter-Union Deutschlands (Free Workers’ Union of Germany)
Sophia Friedel : The German Co-determination Model in a Transnational Perspective - between Demarcation and Rapprochement
Pete Hodson : Gallaher’s Tobacco: Work, Industry and Gender in Northern Ireland
Bridget Kenny : Lift Labour and City Space: Race, Gender and Skill in the Labour of Elevator Maintenance, Repair and Operation in Johannesburg, South Africa, 1950s-1970s
Tomas Widing : Social Reform or Revolution? The Communist Party of Sweden and Trade Union Practice (1943–1953)


L-13 LAB23 Women as Textiles Producers in the Modern World
C22
Networks: Labour , Women and Gender Chair: Elya Assayag
Organizer: Sheilagh Quaile Discussant: Sohee Ryuk
Moderators: -
Dhriti Dhaundiyal : Gendered Identity in Community and Crafts of Himalayan Weavers
Aisha Manus : Quilts of the Great War: Another Piece in the History of Female War Workers
Sheilagh Quaile : Female Handloom Weavers in Nineteenth-Century Paisley, Scotland



Saturday 15 April 2023 11.00 - 13.00
B-14 WOM25 Women in Business and Work
Victoriagatan 13, A252
Networks: Labour , Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Moderators: -
Cecilia Candréus : Wife, Widow and Daughter– Occupational Roles within a Family Business
Nuray Ocakli : Hundred and Twenty Widows in the Late Medieval Kastoria: Being a Wife, Contributing the Household Economy and Becoming the Householder
Lisard Palau Elcacho : Work, Wages and Gender. Reconstructing the Women’s Work in the Cotton Industrial Colonies of Catalonia during the First Decades of the Twentieth Century
Claudia Graciela Perez, Mónica Graciela Gatica : Silvina Contreras, First Woman at the Helm of the Rawson Yellow Fleet


G-14 LAB17 Roundtable: Work, Inequality and Conflicts Opportunity and Challenges for an Open Global and Long-term Perspective on Labour Conflicts
B24
Networks: Labour , Social Inequality Chair: Karin Hofmeester
Organizers: - Discussants: Jens Aurich, Stefano Bellucci, Rosa Kösters, Silke Neunsinger, Matthias van Rossum
Moderators: -


L-14 LAB11 Livelihoods at the Intersection between Work/non-work and Free/unfree Labour
C22
Network: Labour Chair: Christian G. De Vito
Organizers: Léa Renard, Jessica Richter, Nicola Schalkowski Discussant: Raffaella Sarti
Moderators: -
Alexander Keese : Forced Labour after Forced Labour: Understanding the Internal Dynamics and Local Challenges of Fighting Compulsory Work in Portuguese Angola in the Late Colonial Period, 1961–74
Jessica Richter : Neither Family Members nor Workers: Foster Children’s Social Rights and In/voluntary Contributions to Austrian Farms (ca. 1900-1938)
Magaly Rodríguez García : To Work or not to Work: Policies and Practices of Prostitution in Belgium (Nineteenth Century to the Present)
Nicola Schalkowski : Seeing Like the ILO – Conceptualizing Forced Domestic Work in Peru



Saturday 15 April 2023 14.00 - 16.00
F-15 LAB15 Roundtable: Conversations across Campuses, Shopfloors and Union Headquarters. Opportunities and Limitations of the Co-production of Knowledge between Activists and Scholars for Future Labour History
B23
Networks: Labour , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Rosa Kösters
Organizers: Silke Neunsinger, Silke Neunsinger Discussants: Andreas Admasie, Nina Trige Andersen, Joa Bergold, Barbro Budin, Astrid Elkjær Sørensen, Silke Neunsinger
Moderators: -


G-15 LAB26 Space and Scale in Labour Organisation
B24
Network: Labour Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Moderators: -
Linda Clarke : Municipal Socialism: its Distinct Development in Britain
Anna Conrad : Workplace Democracy between 1975 and 2000 – Gaps between Talk and Action
Arvand Mirsafian : A Struggle for Production: Workers and Politics of Rationalization in Sweden in the 1930s
Canan Ozcan Eliacik : The Development of the Lebanese Trade Union Movement and its Relationship with International Organizations (1920-75)
Kyle Zarif : A New Trade Unionism for a New World Order: the Politics of Labour in the Defence Economy between Britain and Saudi Arabia, 1979-1990


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