Salvatore Salerno

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Sal Salerno has long been one of this country’s leading scholars on labor and cultural activism among Italian immigrant workers, particularly in the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW).  He has taught in the Sociology departments at Macalester College, Metropolitan State University, and Minneapolis Community and Technical College.  Sal’s materials include rare items in working class poetry and fiction, as well as original documents pertaining to the prosecution and deportation of Italian labor activists.