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Dr. Edna B. McKenzie, From Labor Strikes to Clubwomen’s Institutions: The Rich Tradition of Southern Black Women’s Labor Organizing

March 13 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST

Dr. Danielle Phillips-Cunningham ‘s presentation will deal with African American clubwomen such as Dora Lee Jones, first president of the First Domestic Workers’ Union, Anna Julia Cooper, Nina Thompson and Victoria Earle Matthews who all labored at producing a discourse that remains critical for women achieving labor rights today.
Q&A will follow.

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Date:
March 13
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
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