Nat Turner

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Noun1.Nat Turner - United States slave and insurrectionist who in 1831 led a rebellion of slaves in Virginia; he was captured and executed (1800-1831)
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1831: Nat Turner, the leader of a bloody slave revolt in Southampton County, Virginia, was hanged in Jerusalem, the county seat.
Literate slave Nat Turner is the preacher on a plantation in 1830s Virginia.
html) Black Head Signpost Road is named for the head of a slave executed during the Nat Turner Rebellion.
The thirty-one-year-old Nat Turner is central to this story, but many people, black and white, are in orbit around him.
The original backstory was that he's a young filmmaker who had worked for years to get this project done --an authentic voice bringing attention to Nat Turner, who is not known by enough people.
5 million)--is the dramatic story of Nat Turner, a slave who led a rebellion in Southampton County, Va.
The piece has unique American resonances: A month earlier, Nat Turner led a rebellion of enslaved and free blacks in Southampton County, Va.
Who do you play in Birth of a Nation, the upcominng biography Nat Turner, who led a slave rebellion?
The film, which tells the story of the slave rebellion led by Nat Turner in 1831, is schedule to open in the US on October 7.
SolveBio is based in New York and is backed by life sciences and technology investors such as Andreessen Horowitz, Max Levchin, Nat Turner, SV Angel and Faridan Capital