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Free Black Dirt, Larsen Husby, Ricardo Levins Morales, 1855

Artistic partnership Free Black Dirt voices narratives often erased or ignored. Larsen Husby walked every street in Minneapolis for his project Long Trace of Minneapolis. Ricardo Levins Morales is an artist with a message and a mission. Two high schoolers explore the history of Faribault, Minnesota in their show 1855.

Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 505

About MN Original:

MN ORIGINAL (MNO) is Twin Cities public television's award-winning weekly arts series celebrating Minnesota's creative community, across all disciplines and all cuLtures.

MN ORIGINAL increases awareness of Minnesota artists, art organizations and arts venues, inspires viewers to think about the arts and artists in new ways and cultivates new audiences by promoting a deeper understanding of the creative process and curating contemporary arts in Minnesota for generations to come.

The music featured throughout the series is created by and credited to Minnesota musicians.

Nearly 400 songs by more than 250 artists in about 100 bands or ensembles are included in the music library.



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