Great Labor Arts Exchange

The 2023 Great Labor Arts Exchange will be held June 15-18, 2023 at the Maritime Conference Center and Hotel (MITAG), 692 Maritime Boulevard in Linthicum Heights, MD 21090-1952. MITAG is just 4 miles from BWI Airport. If you plan on staying at MITAG you can reserve your room here.

For transportation from airport call (410) 859-5700 and press 0 for the operator. This is free if staying at MITAG.
BWI Airport, Light Rail (Metro) and Amtrak.
Hours: 7:00am-8:00pm
Pick up bags before calling 410-859-5700 x0. You will be given instructions on pick-up at that time.

To register for the GLAE as a participant, click here.
To register as a vendor, click here. (Note: You must also be a registered participant)
Song contest registration: Click here to see the categories and register for the contest.

2023 GLAE General Sessions and Workshops


Creative Picket Lines: Beyond Marching: Dante Harris, Shadia “Shed” Silliman; David Heller, moderator
Voices of Rebellion: Nikki Nesbary, Colleen Kattau, (Emily Tanzey and Al Bradbury), Elizabeth Rosenberg, moderator

Labor Parody Songs
Movement for the Movement (Friday Morning – Shannon!)
Gathering Oral History
Everybody Does a Podcast — Why Not You?
Labor Jeopardy
Working Digital Media (Friday Afternoon – Khalid)
Writing Poetry
Arts Exchange Chorus
9 Social Identity: How We See Ourselves and Others
Songs for the Picket Line
Bring on the Hip Hop
Copyright: What It Is, What It Isn’t