One hundred years ago, striking mine workers were illegally kidnapped and deported from Bisbee. Historian Flannery Burke and biographer Jane Little Botkin, along with moderator Robert Houston, discuss this historic moment and what it meant to labor and free-speech struggles.
|Where:||UA Library - Special Collections (Seats 100)|
|When:||Sat, Mar 10, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm|
|Signing area:||Sales & Signing Area - Integrated Learning Center (following presentation)|
|Genre:||History / Biography|
Jane Botkin is a retired teacher turned historical investigator and author. After graduating from the University of Texas at El Paso, Jane supervised 15 volumes of the student-publication "A History of Dripping Springs and Hays County," a valuable historical resource for Texas researchers....
Flannery Burke is an associate professor of history at St. Louis University, as well as the author of "A Land Apart: The Southwest and the Nation in the Twentieth Century."