Film Screening: El Pueblo Se Levanta (1971)

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 6:00pm
El Pueblo Se Levanta (1971)
Latin American and Latino Studies program @Lehigh University
Thursday, October 26 @ 6:00 p.m. in Drown 210
50 min film, 10 min Q& A with Dr. Marilisa Jimenez García
Watch the documentary film that articulated a movement. In the late 1960s, the
Young Lords Party voiced the plight of the Puerto Rican community in New York in
terms of housing, schooling, and medical care. Poets, writers, artists, and activists
united during the greater Nuyorican Movement.
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