Not just victims

I finished 12 Years A Slave this evening. As I suspected, it’s much more nuanced than the film. The men and women on the plantation aren’t just ciphers. Yes, they suffer. Yet sometimes they find a way to resist. Epps may be an unpredictable monster, just as he is in the movie, but he doesn’t win every battle.

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