Post Tagged with: "Coming Home from War"

Contemporary History | Coming Home from War Program Keynote Address, April 4

David Finkel

The Contemporary History Institute welcomes journalist David Finkel to deliver the keynote address for the “Coming Home from War” program on April 4 at 7:30 p.m. in Baker 242. The event is free and open to the public. The Pulitzer Prize-winner presents “‘Welcome Home, Sgt. Schumann’: Why We Keep Telling […]

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March 2, 2019 at 3:30 pmEvents

Contemporary History | Vietnam War Film Screening, Veterans Conversation, March 2

“This Is What We Do” (July 1967-December 1967)

The Contemporary History Institute presents a screening of an episode of Ken Burns and Lynn Novick’s documentary, The Vietnam War on March 2, from 1 to 3:30 p.m. in Bentley 124. CHI will screen episode five of the Burns and Novick series, titled ‘This Is What We Do’ (July 1967-December […]

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March 1, 2019 at 11:45 pmEvents

Contemporary History Institute | Stage Reading of Greek Tragedy as Part of Program for Area Veterans, Feb. 2

Contemporary History Institute | Stage Reading of Greek Tragedy as Part of Program for Area Veterans, Feb. 2

The Contemporary History Institute presents a stage reading of the play Ajax, a 2,000-year-old Greek tragedy that reveals the timelessness of the veteran experience, on Feb. 2 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Athena Cinema. The performance of Sophocles’ Greek tragedy from the 5th century BC using a translation […]

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February 1, 2019 at 11:45 pmEvents