Audacity by Melanie Crowder: Clara Lemlich

Audacity by Melanie Crowder is a work of fiction based on the life of Clara Lemlich. On July 12, 1982, political activist and labor organizer Clara Lemlich Shavelson died. Judith Rosenbaum discusses Shavelson’s stunning career, from strikes she helped mobilize as a teenager to her efforts to organize workers in her retirement home.

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Posted on May 25, 2017, in Videos. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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