Labor Sunday: Journalist Tom Rivers speaks about farm workers in NY

Batavia-area journalist Tom Rivers spent the summer of 2008 working as a farm worker in Orleans and Genesee NY Counties, learning from migrant farm workers from Haiti, Mexico, and Jamaica about their lives and their toil to bring food to our tables. His book, “Farm Hands: hard work and hard lessons from western NY fields” was published in the spring. Copies of his book will be available for sale.

Journalist Tom Rivers Labor Sunday, September 5, 2010  10:00 am – 11:30 am

Plymouth Church  232 E. Onondaga St., Syracuse, NY 13202

Spanish translation will be available. More information www.plymouthuccsyracuse.org/

www.farmhandsbook.com

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