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American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs
The film's official website provides information about the film and filmmakers, as well as the Boggs Fellows.

To enhance the broadcast, POV has produced an interactive website to enable viewers to explore the film in greater depth. POV's website for American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs — — offers a broad range of exclusive online content to enhance the PBS broadcast. Watch the full film online for free for a limited time following the broadcast (July 1, 2014 to July 30, 2014), watch an extended interview with filmmaker Grace Lee, learn more about the life and work of Grace Lee Boggs and download a discussion guide and other viewing resources.

The Work of Grace Lee Boggs

James and Grace Lee Boggs Center to Nurture Community Leadership
Created to honor the work of James Boggs and Grace Lee Boggs, the center focuses on leadership development. Its website includes updates on Grace's work, writing from others featured in the film (including Shea Howell) and links to articles that people at the center are reading as they engage in the kind of dialectic thinking that Grace embraces.

Bill Moyers Journal: Grace Lee Boggs
The site includes transcript and video of Bill Moyers' interview with Grace Lee Boggs, as well as links to her work and the websites of related organizations.


Boggs, Grace Lee. Living for Change: An Autobiography. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1998.
Boggs, Grace Lee, with Scott Kurashige. The Next American Revolution: Sustainable Activism For the 21st Century. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2012.
Boggs, James. The American Revolution: Pages From a Negro Worker's Notebook. New York: Monthly Review Press, 1963.
Boggs, James, and Grace Lee Boggs. Revolution and Evolution in the Twentieth Century. New York: Monthly Review Press, 1974.
Ward, Stephen M., ed. Pages from a Black Radical's Notebook: A James Boggs Reader. Detroit: Wayne State University Press,2011.


For context for Grace Lee Boggs's work in Detroit in the 1960s, see these two speeches:

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