Hollywood and the Vietnam War: Films of Protest and Glory

Kevin Willmott
Big Read KC
University of Kansas film and media studies professor Kevin Willmott -- also an award-winning filmmaker -- explores the racial, political, and pro- and anti-war messages of a number of films for which the Vietnam War served as a backdrop.
Thursday, November 2, 2017
Program: 
6:30 pm

University of Kansas film and media studies professor Kevin Willmott—also an award-winning filmmaker—explores the racial, political, and pro- and anti-war messages of a number of films for which the Vietnam War served as a backdrop.


This event is a featured program of the fall 2017 Big Read KC. For more related programs at the Kansas City Public Library, visit kclibrary.org/bigread2017.

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The NEA Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest.