I’m from Ohio, a prominent state in the Underground Railroad and trek to freedom for many courageous runaway slaves. When WGN announced it’s new show, ‘Underground,’ about a group of individuals determined not to be bound by slavery, and the individuals committed to the abolitionist movement, I vowed to watch. Now, I am an avid fan.
I wrote a piece for Superselected on how Underground is revolutionizing the depiction of slavery due to its focus on resistance.
You can read up on it HERE.