Artists Reconstruct Story of African-American Folk Hero-Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences - Carnegie Mellon University

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Artists Reconstruct Story of African-American Folk Hero

History’s Edda Fields-Black is one of the collaborators who worked to bring "JH: Mechanics of a Legend" to life. The performance depicts John Henry, the super-strong railroad man who died with a hammer in his hand.

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