For information about the Center, please contact Dr. Lisa A. Kirby (LKirby@collin.edu). Please also see the following press and media information:

LitHub, Amanda Arnold, "The Forgotten History of American Working-Class Literature"

Renegade South: Histories of Unconventional Southerners, Dr. VIctoria Bynum, "A Great Day at the Fourth Annual Conference"

Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, Announcement of 2020 Two-Year College Teaching and Mentoring Excellence Award (featuring Dr. Kirby)

"LaborOnline, Dr. Sherry Linkon, "Working-Class Academics and Working-Class Studies: Still Far from Home?"

Cougar News: "Collin College Hosts Sixth Annual Texas Center for Working-Class Studies Conference"

The Chronicle of Higher Education: "Cultural Divide" (featuring Dr. Kirby)

Cougarcast: "The Texas Center for Working-Class Studies at Collin College"

Red River Radio: "Katrina Scholar to Present at Louisiana Studies Conference" (featuring Dr. Kirby)

KERA, Think: "The State of the Working Class" (featuring 2016 keynote speaker Sherry Linkon)