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Oaxaca Women's Resistance
  • Barucha Peller, artist
    active: United States, Mexico
    Tim Simons, artist
    active: United States
    Josh MacPhee, organizer
    born 1973
    Stumptown Printers, printer
    established 1999
  • Oaxaca Women's Resistance, 2009
  • Celebrate People's History Poster Series
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color offset lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 434 x 281 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 17 1/16 x 11 1/16 in
  • Museum purchase: Elmer F. Pierson Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0124.057

Image depicting a crowd of protesters holding signs, executed in blue and green. Descriptive text at bottom of image. Text refers to the uprising in 2006 in Oaxaca, Mexico, against the regime of Ulises Ruiz. Women were active within the movement, leading to resistance to oppression and shifting gender roles.