Sing Me a Song of Social Significance
The International Ladies Garment Workers Union produced and toured the nation with a musical promoting union membership and labor solidarity. It had a message that was sugar coated as entertainment. “Social Significance” was one of those songs. Other lyricists and composers also used the same technique to communicate their own messages within the entertainment genre. We will highlight these and disclose the medium and the messages.
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM