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Exhibition: Sewing in Kingston

Reher Center 99-101 Broadway, Kingston, New York

The Exhibit Sewing in Kingston at the Reher Center in Kingston, New York, showcases more than a century of Kingston’s rich history of garment manufacturing and the immigrant communities, entrepreneurs, and women whose work made it possible. You'll learn about the ups and downs of Kingston’s garment industry, the persistence of small businesses, the imagination… Read More »Exhibition: Sewing in Kingston

Book Talk: Stories from Writers, Artists, Activists, Scholars, and Family Members of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Workers

John D Calandra Italian American Institute25 West 43rd Street, 17th FloorNew York, NY 10036 Talking to the Girls: Intimate and Political Essays on the Triangle Fire, co-edited by Edvige Giunta and Mary Anne Trasciatti, brings together stories from writers, artists, activists, scholars, and family members of the Triangle workers. Talking to the Girls constitutes a… Read More »Book Talk: Stories from Writers, Artists, Activists, Scholars, and Family Members of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Workers

Concert: Yale Strom’s “Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire” Cantata

Museum at Eldridge Street 12 Eldridge Street, New York, New York

November 20 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm Museum at Eldridge Street12 Eldridge StreetNew York, NY 10002 Announcing the East Coast debut of Yale Strom’s moving cantata in honor of those lost in the Triangle Factory Fire of 1911. Yale Strom composed the cantata “Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire” in 2011 to commemorate the 100th anniversary… Read More »Concert: Yale Strom’s “Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire” Cantata