Artist Dread Scott Organizes Reenactment Of 1811 Louisiana Slave Revolt : NPR
Artist Dread Scott organized the 26-mile trek to New Orleans as a tribute to the men and women who protested their enslavement in the German Coast Uprising of 1811 by re-imagining a different outcome.
On to New Orleans!” they chanted, thrusting their weapons high.
“Freedom or death!”
— Read on www.npr.org/2019/11/09/777810796/hundreds-march-in-reenactment-of-a-historic-but-long-forgotten-slave-rebellion