CAT DWYER'S PHOTOS OF "RISE UP SINGING: WOMEN IN THE LABOR MOVEMENT" at LEHMAN COLLEGE

Cat Dwyer’s photos from Charles R. Hale’s “Rise Up Singing: Women in the Labor Movement,” presented this past Tuesday at Lehman College.    Jack O’Connell Antoinette Montague Honor Finnegan and Vincent Cross Koro Koroye Annette Homann Diana Jones Sharp Radway Sharp Radway, Jack O’Connell, Annette Homann, Antoinette Montague, Honor Finnegan, Vincent Cross, Koro Koroye and…

WOMEN, SONG AND THE LABOR MOVEMENT: THE 1909 SHIRTWAIST STRIKE AND THE TRIANGLE SHIRTWAIST FIRE

  John Steinbeck said, “We learn a great deal about people by listening to their music. Listen to their songs, for into the songs go the anger, fears and frustrations, the hopes and aspirations.”   I have created a series of videos that highlight the role of women in the labor movement. Each video portrays…