The School of Labor and Employment Relations at the University of Illinois will host a memorial honoring University of Illinois Press author Archie Green on September 14, 2009, in the Wagner Education Center, 504 East Armory Street, Champaign. Presenters will include:

-Stephen Wade, performer, writer, and folk music scholar, “How Archie Taught Us to Learn from Music”
-Mike Munoz, Bay Area pile driver and union historian, “Archie as Trade Unionist”
-David Taylor, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, “Archie Green and the Founding of the American Folklife Center”
-David Roediger, Department of History, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, “Labor Music as History Lesson”

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