Austin Revealed: El Despertar

About This Episode


Explore the struggle of the Chicano movement as the Mexican-American community in Austin, Texas unites to fight for quality education, equal representation, and respect for their diverse culture. Through first person interviews, hear how these individuals placed the goals of the community first and made a lasting impact through empowerment, sacrifices, accomplishments and failures.

Austin Revealed is an oral history project sharing the stories of Austin's past and present to encourage discussion and thought around the city's future. From KLRU.

Austin Revealed: El Despertar

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