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Susan Zimmermann

Susan Zimmermann is University Professor at the Central European University, and President of the International Conference of Labour and Social History (ITH). She has published on the history of women’s activism, and on the politics of class, gender and race of the International Labour Organization. In 2016/2017 she is a fellow at the International Research Center “Work and Human Lifecycle in Global History” (re:work) at Humboldt Universität, Berlin. Here she studies the histories of socialist and communist trade union women and trade unions’ gender policies in the 20th century.