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October 10, 2018 | 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Category: Lecture
Location: Mexicantown Community Development Corporation
2835 Bagley, Ste. 895
Detroit, MI 48216
Cost: Free
Audience: Academic Staff, Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Staff

A spotlight on two key unions – the United Farm Workers and the AFL-CIO's Farm Labor Organizing Committee – and getting their collections to the Reuther for preservation and access.

Speakers will include: Ray Lozano, Executive Director, Mexicantown Community Development Corporation; Dr. Jorge L. Chinea, Director, CLLAS, Wayne State University;Dr. Dionicio Nodin ValdeĢs, Authority on Mexican agricultural workers in the Midwest; Cindy Estrada, UAW Vice President; Kathleen Schmeling, Senior Processing Archivist, Reuther Library.  

For more information about this event, please contact Alison Stankrauff at 313-577-4027 or