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Cronkite Night at the Movies: “The Vietnam War”

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 6:00pm

Arizona PBS hosts a screening of highlights from the 10-part, 18-hour documentary film series, “The Vietnam War” by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick. The documentary features testimony from nearly 100 witnesses, including many Americans who fought in the war and others who opposed it, as well as Vietnamese combatants and civilians from both the winning and losing sides.

After the screening, there will be a panel discussion from 6:30-7:30 p.m. with:

  • Steve Doig, professor, Cronkite School
  • Anand Gopal, assistant research professor, Center for the Study of Religion and Conflict and Center on the Future of War
  • Daniel Rothenberg, co-director, Center on the Future of War; professor of practice, School of Politics and Global Studies.
  • Moderator Vanessa Ruiz, director, Cronkite News Borderlands; professor of practice, Cronkite School

The event will be introduced by Mary Mazur, general manager of Arizona PBS.

For questions, please contact Patty Rosciano at 602.496.1028 or patricia.rosciano@asu.edu.


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Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication
555 N. Central Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85004