Reception at 5:30 pm. Event starts sharply at 6:00 pm.
Please join us for a panel discussion of the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist factory fire and its effect on labor laws and workplace safety in the US, and of the recent factory fire in Bangladesh and the effect it might have there and elsewhere in the developing world for similar reforms. Organized by Professors Donna Haverty-Stacke and Eduardo Contreras and Human Rights Program Director Lawrence Moss.
The panel will be moderated by Donna Haverty-Stacke, Associate Professor of History, Hunter College