Monday, February 7th, 2011:
Marjane Satrapi's Persepolis
Based on her graphic novel of the same name.
Is memory history? Is memoir history? Watch the film and join us for a discussion of memory and history.
November 8, 2010:
Hearts & Minds: American Propaganda & WWII
Selections from: Frank Capra’s Why We Fight (1942); Charlie Chaplin’s The Great Dictator (1940); Dorothea Lange’s Images from Japanese Internment Camps
Which images are permitted in wartime and which are dangerous? Join us for a discussion of propaganda and imagery in times of war. We will view examples of images promoted and images suppressed.
October 18, 2010:
Life & Debt
A film by Stephanie Black (2001)
Jamaica — land of sea, sand,
and sun. And a place where economic
globalization shapes day-to-day realities. Life & Debt addresses the impact of
the International Monetary Fund,
the World Bank, the Inter-American Development
Bank and current globalization policies
on Jamaica and other Caribbean nations.