A Memorial in Yiddish, Italian and English Tells the Stories of Triangle Shirtwaist Fire Victims

October 20, 2023


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Presented by The Conversation

Over 100 years after the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire, a new memorial has been erected at the sight of the tragedy, offering a bold and graceful reminder of the fire and its imprint on the world we inhabit today. In a recent article for The Conversation, Karla Goldman, U-M professor of social work and Judaic studies, explores the events leading up to the fire and its lasting impacts on society.

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