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Emma Goldman's Legacy

Wednesday, December 31 7:00 PM

As an activist, writer and orator, Emma Goldman left her mark on the Lower East Side. Historians Thai Jones and Lara Vapnek, City Council Member Rosie Mendez, and author Vivian Gornick will discuss Goldman's legacy and share how she has influenced their lives and work.


This event is free and seats are first-come, first-serve; however, you can reserve two seats with the purchase of Emma Goldman: Revolution as a Way of Life by Vivian Gornick or More Powerful Than Dynamite: Radicals, Plutocrats, Progressives and New York's Year of Anarchy by Thai Jones. Contact Laura Lee at or 212.431.0233 ext. 259 to purchase a book.


Events take place at 103 Orchard Street at Delancey Street, unless otherwise noted. Seating is available on a first-come, first serve basis.
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