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SOC 101: Survey of Sociology (Duque): Laura Dunn's "Green"

This guide is intended for students of the course SOC 101.

Laura Dunn's "Green"


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Filmmaker Laura Dunn's 2000 documentaryGreen, concentrates directly on the problem of Cancer Alley and the people it affects -victims stuck living on polluted property so drastically that the residents are no more free to leave today than some of their ancestors would have been 150 years ago, when slave owners controlled the same land where the petrochemical plants now stand.