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Lawrence’s History as an Immigrant City – A White Fund Presentation


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Robert Forrant is a University of Massachusetts Lowell Professor of History and a board member of the Lawrence History Center. He is a member of the editorial board of Mass Benchmarks, a joint publication of the UMass President’s Office and the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. In 2012 he worked extensively on a variety of community-based programs dedicated to the centennial anniversary of the Bread and Roses Strike. Co- editor of the Great Lawrence Textile Strike of 1912: New Scholarship on the Bread & Roses Strike (2014), The Big Move: Immigrant Voices From a Mill City, with Christoph Strobel (2011) and a participant in numerous projects funded by the Massachusetts Foundation for the Humanities, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Lowell National Historical Park, he also teaches courses on immigration history.



Thursday,February 25, 2016
7:00 to 8:30 PM


El Taller
275 Essex Street, Lawrence, MA

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