The Southern Labor Studies Association (SLSA) announces the launch of its podcast, Working History. Hosted by SLSA President Beth English, Working History spotlights the work of leading labor historians, activists, and practitioners focusing on the U.S. South. The podcast is available for listening on iTunes and SoundCloud.
The inaugural episode features an interview with Hood College Assistant Professor Jay Driskell who discusses his book, Schooling Jim Crow, in which he traces the three decade struggle to build the first publicly-funded high school for black students in Atlanta. To keep up to date on future episodes, subscribe to Working History on iTunes and follow on SoundCloud.
The Southern Labor Studies Association promotes the study, teaching, and preservation of southern labor history.
All podcast inquiries should be directed to workinghistorypodcast@gmail.