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When We Free Historical Research: Michelle Lanier

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In April, we documented a session with Michelle Lanier, a local historian, who has been giving us Historical advice and direction for the film When We Free. Learn more about the film at www.whenwefree.com and click the film link. You can DONATE HERE: -----> http://www.gofundme.com/ba5bqg Brief Synopsis: When We Free is a film about a recently freed black community's first camp meeting after emancipation. This revival takes place on a camp site and draws people from near and far all searching for one thing or another. In particular, they search for balance between the spiritual traditions they have brought across the Atlantic and those learned in the New World while in bondage.