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A Strike and an Uprising! (in Texas)
A Strike and an Uprising! (in Texas)

A STRIKE AND AN UPRISING! (IN TEXAS)

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Directed by Anne Lewis
United States, 2018
Documentary

Synopsis

In 1938, Emma Tenayuca led 10,000 pecan shellers’ in a massive strike. In 1987, black women led a march of 3,000 through the streets of Nacogdoches. Experimental and contemporary, the film ends with the removal of the Jefferson Davis statue at UT-Austin.

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Synopsis

In 1938, Emma Tenayuca led 10,000 pecan shellers’ in a massive strike. In 1987, black women led a march of 3,000 through the streets of Nacogdoches. Experimental and contemporary, the film ends with the removal of the Jefferson Davis statue at UT-Austin.

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