How American Cities Were Built

Featuring the artworks of

Tony "The Bricklayer" Perniciaro
Suzanne Roth
Michael Alewitz
Kathleen Farrell


October 23 - November 28, 1999

EVENTS

Saturday, October 23. 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
OPENING RECEPTION
Reading by Tony Perniciaro at 8 p.m.

Friday, October 30. 4:00 p.m.
AT THE RIVER I STAND
Documentary about Dr. Martin Luther King and the 1968 Memphis garbage strike.
Free.

Friday, November 5. 8:00 p.m.
AIN'T I A WOMAN?!
Benefit performance for the National Mobilization Against Sweatshops
featuring Mariposa, Suheir Hammad, and M.
$5

Saturday, November 6. 4:00 p.m.
HARRY BRIDGES: A MAN AND HIS UNION
Documentary about the great and radical Longshore leader.
Free.

Saturday, November 13. 4:00 p.m.
A. PHILIP RANDOLPH: FOR JOBS AND FREEDOM
Documentary about the life of this union organizer & his work with the Pullman Porters.
Free.

Thursday, November 18. 7:30 p.m.
AN EVENING WITH THE National Labor Committee
Charles Kernighan and representatives from the University and High School
anti-sweatshop movements will update the ongoing struggle against overseas sweatshops.
The NLC's new video "Something to Hide" will be screened.
Donations accepted.

Saturday, November 20. 3:30 p.m.
THE WOBBLIES
Archival footage and interviews chronicle the achievements of the
Industrial Workers of the World.
Free.

"the real poems are written by masons in the jungle of the city."
-Tony Perniciaro