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At the Altar of the Bottom Line is the title of a new book by historian and troubadour Tom Juravich,. He'll be on campus tomorrow and Friday and will be a guest on culture of protest. Tom is in the forefront of the new wave of labor song and we'll sample his music as we talk to him about his recent work, documenting in print and song, the lives of workers in the 21st century. And see below for a flier annoncing his performance talk tomorrow afternoon at the multicultural center on campus.
culture of protest thurs 5/5/11 6-7pm kcsb 91.9fm www.kcsb.org
A discussion and concert with Sociology professor and recording artist
Tom Juravich is not only one of the leading labor studies scholars working today; he is also an established recording artist with records out on Flying Fish and other labels. A professor of sociology and labor studies at the University of Massachusetts, Juravich has been fighting for union rights for decades. Among his books are At the Altar of the Bottom Line, Commonwealth of Toil, and Union Organizing in the Public Sector. Among his records are Tangled in Our Dreams, Out of Darkness, and A World to Win.
COME HEAR THIS UNIQUE TALENT TALK AND SING ABOUT THE CURRENT BATTLE FOR WORKERS' RIGHTS AND DEMOCRACY!
Thursday May 5, 2011