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Independent Lens

When I Rise: A Musical Legacy

Center Point, TX was a "safe haven" for African Americans, with rich musical traditions.

When I Rise: A Musical Legacy

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When I Rise: Conrad Interview

For Conrad - truly the embodiment of "Amazing Grace" - creativity is essential.

When I Rise: Conrad Interview

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When I Rise: I Felt So Betrayed

Prejudice and politics wounded Conrad deeply, but in the media she appeared stoic.

When I Rise: I Felt So Betrayed

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When I Rise: Interview With Robert Mims

Conrad's classmate, Robert Mims, believes students generally approved of desegregation.

When I Rise: Interview With Robert Mims

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When I Rise - Promo

Bigotry knocked her down ... but her music knocked back.

When I Rise - Promo

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