University of Vermont Professor John Erickson’s his new documentary film Waking the Sleeping Giant: The Making of a Political Revolution is attracting media attention wherever it goes.

Partnering with filmmaker Jacob Smith, Waking the Sleeping Giant is a feature-length documentary that chronicles the growing strength of the resurgent U.S. progressive movement.

Erickson’s documentary film release has been covered by media outlets including Denton Record Chronicle, Georgia Straight, Seven Days, Vermont Public Radio, Tyee, Vermont Digger, WAMC Northeast Public Radio, David Beers essay, North Texas Daily, and Vermont Biz.


Mark Hendry