MHS Calendar of Events

6 December 2012 Seminars are free and open to the public; RSVP required.
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History of Women and Gender Seminar

The Origins of the Domestic Worker Rights Movement

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Premilla Nadasen, Queens College Comment: Ruth Milkman, City University of New York and Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study

This seminar paper is part of a book-length project. It follows four women in particular, Geraldine Roberts, Mary McClendon, Geraldine Miller, and Dorothy Bolden, to examine how and why they launched local campaigns for the rights of domestic workers.