LUISA CAPETILLO: A PASSION FOR JUSTICE

LUISA CAPETILLO: A PASSION FOR JUSTICE

    Price: $310.00

    Code: 1657
    Format: DVD

    Dramatizes the life and work of Luisa Capetillo (1879-1922), a Puerto Rican journalist, writer, suffragist, and labor organizer. Based on the book Luisa Capetillo: History of a Proscribed Woman by Norma Valle Ferrer, the video highlights the remarkable life of a little-known, turn-of-the-century feminist thinker whose beliefs and activities were far ahead of their times.

    Directed by Sonia Fritz
    1994, 42 minutes
    Spanish dialog with English subtitles
    Purchase: $310 Classroom Rental: $125

    **** Highly Recommended "...a compelling story...expands a chapter of women's history largely ignored."--Video Rating Guide for Libraries



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