February 2010 Newsletter

February 2010 Newsletter

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Labour History Project Newsletter 48 – February 2010

Contents

FORTHCOMING EVENTS: SEMINAR
2 — Working Women: learning from the past – looking to the future

INVITATION TO A SYMPOSIUM
2 — Globalisation and Labour in the Pacific: Re-evaluating the 1890 Maritime Strike

FEATURE ARTICLES
4 — ‘Fuel of the future’: New Zealand reactions to the Haymarket Martyrs
Mark Derby

7 — Two New Zealand-born Wobblies
Mark Derby

LHP RONA BAILEY MEMORIAL LECTURE
9 — The Rona Bailey Memorial Lecture 2009: Dick Scott
David Grant & Dick Scott

UNION FAMILY
17 — Thomas Gale: worker, adventurer, organiser
Len Gale

REVIEWS
22 — Geordies – Wa Mental
Peter Clayworth

25 — Trust: A True Story of Women & Gangs
Grace Millar

27 — The Prophet and The Policeman
John Wilson & Dick Scott

WORK IN PROGRESS
29 — Joe Hill’s ashes in New Zealand

30 — Waihi 1912 centenary: Underground Army

YOUR OPINIONS, PLEASE
31 — Union and worker films