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PBS Premiere: June 30, 2014Check local listings »


Meet Grace Lee Boggs, a Chinese American philosopher in Detroit who has been waging a revolution for 75 years. Her story unfurls to portray an evolving city and to examine the power of ideas and imagination to propel change.

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Watch Video for American Revolutionary
American Revolutionary
Feature Film
Grace Lee
Filmmaker Interview
On Revolution
Additional Video
Grace Lee Boggs at POV
Additional Video
Conversations in Maine
Additional Video
Meeting Grace Lee Boggs
Classroom Clip
Black Power
Classroom Clip
Violence vs. Non-Violence
Classroom Clip
Defining Revolution
Classroom Clip