Upon invitation by IALHI President Anja Kruke the ITH co-organized a special panel at the 51st Annual Conference of the International Association of Labour History Institutions, held on September 8-10, 2021:

Special panel: Researching labour movement newspapers after the digital turn – experiences and perspectives from an emerging research field

Chair: David Mayer (vice-president ITH)


Risto Turunen (Tampere University). “Shades of red: How to mine useful information from digital labour newspapers.”

Vincent Ducatteeuw, Sally Chambers, Julie Birkholz and Christophe Verbruggen (Ghent University): “Studying collective action in Belgian socialist newspapers with digital approaches (1885-1940).”

Program of the IALHI Conference