Julie Greene (NHC Fellow, 2013–14)

Project Title

The Wages of Empire: Labor, Race, and U.S. Expansionism, 1865 to 1920

University of Maryland

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Fellowship Work Summary, 2013–14

Julie Greene worked on her book Movable Empire: Labor, Race, Movement, and the Making of U.S. Empire, 1877–1917. She also wrote “Not So Simple: Reassessing the Politics of the Progressive Era AFL” for Labor: Studies in Working-Class History of the Americas (2013) and “The Wages of Empire: Capitalism, Expansionism, and Working-Class Formation,” forthcoming in Laboring the Empire: Class, Race, and U.S. Imperialism.