2013 Call for Workshops and Presenters

35th-GLAE-Postcard-vert8Great Labor Arts Exchange (GLAE)
Featuring: Camp Solidarity & Creative Organizing Conference (CCO)

June 28-30, 2013
Conference Center at the Maritime Institute (near Baltimore, MD)

Workshop and Presenter Proposals

Workshop and presenter proposals must be submitted by April 5, 2013. Selected workshops and presenters will be notified by April 15th

Calling labor artists, organizers, and cultural workers who promote and fuel the labor and progressive movements!


Must include a short paragraph that lists: title of presentation, name of presenter(s), and a description of the workshop content and goals; learning objectives or take-a-ways for the participants. Please also provide phone, email, and/or address information for contact by conference planners. More details available soon.

We are looking for

  • Workshops and presentations for the Great Labor Arts Exchange and the Conference on Creative Organizing.
  • Workshops and presentations – presenters & instructors for Camp Solidarity – for youth ages 7-17.
  • Workshop/ proposals should be interactive in nature and can be as creative as you are!!
  • We are looking for workshops/presentations that highlight the arts and culture of the labor movement using cultural tools to combat fear and inject “excitement” into union, community, and political campaigns.
  • We also encourage proposals that promote multi-generational, cross-cultural, and cross movement solidarity.
  • We strive for a good mix of both issues-based and skill-share workshops.

Submission Procedure

Submit your proposal to the GLAE/CCO/Camp Solidarity by April 5, 2013. You are encouraged to submit early. We prefer proposals to be submitted electronically to info@laborheritage.org subject: Workshop Proposal Submission

Or submit proposals on paper to:
Labor Heritage Foundation
Workshop Proposal Submission
815 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006

Register and pay for yourself/organization using the registration form or online at www.laborheritage.org

Submit as many proposals/presentations/workshops as you would like.

Notification of acceptance to present at the 2012 GLAE, CCO and Camp Solidarity will be communicated to the contact person listed on the proposal.

For descriptions and examples of past workshops contact our office at 202-639-6204 or via email at info@laborheritage.org