Generations of artists and writers have brought us face to face with an imagined Attucks through intimate portrayals of the man and his role in the Boston Massacre. Together, these pictures and poems make the case that African and Native descended peoples have always been central to the American story.
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- Video | Imagining AttucksExplores how Attucks has been interpreted through the years and grapples with the challenges that come with bringing Attucks to life.Read more →
- Video | Discovering Crispus – A Play in ProcessExploring how the memory of Attucks has inspired generations of activists to fight for social change.Read more →