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Free Film Screening: A Strike and an Uprising (in Texas)

Fri June 8 @ 6:30 pm | 8:30 pm

| Free

That’s My Face is a young adult film series. June’s film is “A Strike and an Uprising (in Texas)” (2018) Directed By Anne Lewis.

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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Date:
Fri June 8
Time:
6:30 pm | 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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