Saturday, March 19, 2011

Triangle Shirtwaist Factory-100 Years later at NJCU

100th Anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire” Presentation,
10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Thursday, March 24th, 2011
New Jersey City University
2039 Kennedy Blvd.
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Gilligan Student Union Building 129
Prof. Tim White, History Department: 3/25/1911: Understanding the Triangle Fire.
Dr. Jason Martinek, History Department: “The Rebel Girls”: Immigrant Women, the IWW, and the Paterson Silk Strike of 1913.

Dr. Jacqueline Ellis, Women's and Gender Studies: History Repeating: Women Workers and Sweatshop Labor.

Commemorative songs by Musical Theatre Studies students, directed by Marc Dalio:
“‘Til We Reach That Day” by Ahrens & Flaherty
“Someday” by Steven Schwartz
Sites of interest:

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