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We Are All Fast Food Workers Now

Live Event
May 3, 2023: 7:00 pm

Labor historian Annelise Orleck provides a close look at globalization and its costs from the perspective of low-wage workers themselves—berry pickers, fast food servers, garment workers, cashiers, hotel housekeepers, home health care aides, and even adjunct professors—who are fighting for respect, safety, and a living wage.

About Annelise Orleck

Annelise Orleck is professor of history at Dartmouth College and the author of five books on the history of US women, politics, immigration, and activism, including Storming Caesars Palace: How Black Mothers Fought Their Own War on Poverty.

Underwriter: Anne Commire Fund for Women in the Humanities

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Date:
May 3, 2023
Time:
7:00 pm
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Organizer

Starr LaTronica
Phone:
(802) 254-5290

Venue

Brooks Memorial Library
224 Main St
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Website:
www.brookslibraryvt.org