The State Of The Working Class

Krys Boyd interviewed Sherry Linkon, professor of English and the Faculty Director of Writing Curriculum Initiatives at Georgetown University, for Think on KERA radio.  Click on the following link to listen to the full interview.

Upcoming conference

The Texas Center for Working-Class Studies Annual Conference will be held March 31st at Collin College Spring Creek Campus.  Please view the following flier and conference program for more information.   Sherry Linkon will deliver the keynote address.

The Texas Center for Working-Class Studies Second Annual Conference

The Texas Center for Working-Class Studies, housed at Collin College, will be hosting its second annual Working-Class Studies conference for interested scholars and students. The conference will consist of panels in a range of disciplines and on a variety of issues related to social class and labor issues, both historical and contemporary. The keynote speaker will be noted Working-Class Studies scholar Dr. Sherry Linkon, Professor of English at Georgetown University. Those interested should submit an abstract of no more than 150 words to Dr. Lisa A. Kirby, Director of the Texas Center for Working-Class Studies and Professor of English, at, by January 29, 2016.

Please click on the following link Collin College CFP for more information.