Roberta Gold of Fordham University
will speak on


6: 30 pm, Thursday, March 20, 2014

Panelists include:
Jean Green Dorsey, President, Westgate Tenants
Nick Prigo, Co-chair, Housing Committee, Community Board 7
Jim Torain, 98th-99th Street Old Community

Winifred Armstrong, Moderator
Park West Village Tenants’ Association

at Hostelling International
891 Amsterdam Avenue (103rd St)

What roles have tenants and tenant organizations played in shaping class and racial politics in New York City? How has the concept of “community rights” been fostered in heterogeneous urban neighborhoods such as ours?

Co-sponsored by
Bloomingdale Neighborhood History Group

Columbus Amsterdam BID

Hostelling International

Roberta Gold’s just-published book “When Tenants Claimed the City” will be on display and available for sale and signing