Women's History Month: 100th Anniversary of the Triangle Factory Fire

March 25, 2011 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Main Library 2032 Conference Room

We will close women’s history month on Friday, March 25th with “In Memoriam: The Triangle Factory Fire 100th Anniversary,” an event to commemorate the 146 young, immigrant garment workers who lost their lives in this tragedy. Remarks by Professor of History Linda K. Kerber will begin at noon. Dramatic readings by Carol Macvey and UI theater students will follow, with comments by playwright Janet Schlapkohl.