Canadian Association for Work and Labour Studies

Association #305
Canadian Association for Work and Labour Studies (CAWLS)
Conference dates: 
Tuesday, June 1, 2021 to Thursday, June 3, 2021
To attend this conference, register for Congress and add CAWLS #305 in Section 3 of the registration form.
Registration is required for all conference attendees, including speakers, presenters, panelists, organizers and those chairing or attending a session.

On the virtual event platform, Canadian Association for Work and Labour Studies' greeting table is located in Hall B. Please note, you must be registered for an association’s conference to access their greeting table. 


CAWLS 2021: Labour activism, mobility, and marginalization in a time of precarity

The present pandemic has intensified the precarity of the working class. The 2021 Canadian Association for Work and Labour Studies (CAWLS) conference is an opportunity to engage in conversations about the challenges and solutions available to citizens and workers as well as the organizations they have created, whether focused on the past, present, or future of work and labour studies.


labour employment precarity activism
Call-for-papers deadline: 
January 8, 2021
Program Chairs: 

Jason Foster, Athabasca University

Local Arrangement Coordinators: 

Bob Barnetson, Athabasca University


For more information, contact the association directly. Please note that conference registration fees are separate from the association's membership fees.