Talking about union education

Date Published: 07/10/2021 Category: Blog

––Alice Garner, Mary Leahy, Anthony Forsyth and Renee Burns We’re excited to announce that we will be holding a free online conference on 16-17 November 2021 to bring together union trainers who worked for the Trade Union Training Authority (1975-1996) and current-day educators, to explore the implications of several threads of significance that have emerged…

Mining for archival gold in Canberra

Date Published: 14/09/2021 Category: Blog

Alice Garner After having been locked out of all archival institutions throughout the CoVID closures of 2020-21, Renee Burns and I grabbed the chance when things opened up (briefly!) to travel to Canberra for a week in May. We consulted essential archives on TUTA, at the Noel Butlin Archives Centre at ANU and the National…