Paul Buhle: A Pictoral History of the IWW

On April 28, 2005, Paul Buhle gave a presentation on Wobblies!: A Graphic History of the Industrial Workers of the World at Sin Fronteras cafe in downtown Santa Cruz. The event was organized as part of the Reel Work May Day Labor Film Festival.

Paul Buhle is a preeminent scholar of labor history. His activism in social movements, beginning with civil rights in his hometown of Champaign, Illinois, in 1960 has guided his research activity, which includes editing and publishing journals on the history of radical movements and the progressive potential of popular culture. At present he writes columns for TIKKUN and Capitalism, Nature, Socialism, and contributes to a wide variety of other publications including The Nation, New Labor Forum, and The Oral History Review.

Wobblies!: A Graphic History of the Industrial Workers of the World
Edited by Paul Buhle and Nicole Schulman

“It’s a Wobbly Year”: An Interview With Paul Buhle On The IWW

Crossposted at Santa Cruz Indymedia.

Author: Bradley Allen

Bradley Allen is a reporter and photographer in the Monterey Bay Area, and a collective member of the San Francisco Bay Area Independent Media Center (Indybay). Follow him on social media: @BradleySA.