October 2009 Newsletter

October 2009 Newsletter

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Labour History Project Newsletter 47 – October 2009
Contents

REVIEWS
2 — Trouble on the Waterfront
David Grant

4 — Kiwi Compañeros — New Zealand and the Spanish Civil War
Maryan Street

6 — A Better World is Possible: 30 Years of Vanguard Films
Alex Burton

9 — Looking For Answers: A Life of Elsie Locke
Charlotte Macdonald

DOING HISTORY
12 — Keeping secrets and other useful records
Maureen Birchfield

CONFERENCE REPORT
13 — Labour History in the New Century
Peter Franks

UNION FAMILY: AN OCCASIONAL SERIES
16 — The Ballad of Bantam Billy Perkins
Jack Perkins

FEATURE ARTICLE
28 — One Struggle: Paul Robeson in Australia and New Zealand, 1960
Carl Blackmun

FORTHCOMING EVENTS
32 — Globalisation and Labour in the Pacific: Re-evaluating the 1890 Maritime Strike

33 — Rona Bailey Memorial Lecture

34 — 90 Years of the ILO: the significance for Australia and New Zealand

WORK IN PROGRESS
35 — Families in the 1951 waterfront lockout