Andrea Zarate, a 2012 WGS graduate has made a documentary!

Wed, April 17, 2013
Susana Aleman
Susana Aleman

Susana Almanza: The Life of an Activist

USA, Documentary, 2012
6 min, HD/Digital, Color
English, Spanish

Susana Almanza, Chicana and activist, has fought for the rights of working-class Latinos in the East Austin community all her life. As a grassroots organizer in the environmental group People in Defense of the Earth and her Resources (PODER) she shut down the Holly Power Plant, one of her greatest achievements yet. Susana recounts her past history and how it has shaped her into the person she is today.

Sunday 21-Apr 11:00 AM
Alamo Drafthouse Village
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