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    University incident becomes national news

    By Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
    Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
    Published: Jan. 31, 2011

    The documentary “When I Rise” chronicles the life of world-renowned opera singer and University of Texas at Austin alumna Barbara Smith Conrad. In the film Conrad speaks candidly about being removed from the lead role in the university’s 1957 production of the opera “Dido and Aeneas.” Read more about “When I Rise.”

    Watch more video clips from “When I Rise”:

    Upcoming Events Featuring Barbara Smith Conrad

    Visit the official “When I Rise” Web site.

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