Alternate Title BAMtalk: The Vietnam War Revisited Symposium: The War on Film
Production Language English
Country of Origin United States
Description As a forum for discussion about the war, its aftermath, and its representations on film, BAM Education & Humanities presents a special symposium complementing BAM's Vietnam War film series, From Hanoi to Hollywood: The Vietnam War on Film. Renowned Vietnam War scholars will join veterans and filmmakers to inform our perspective on the war and its consequences.
• From Hanoi to Hollywood: The Vietnam War, November 16 at 10:30 am. This panel will examine the represenations of the Vietnam War in documentaries, television reporting, and film.
• The War Remembered, November 16 at 1:30 pm. Sondra Farganis, moderator. This panel will discuss and compare personal experiences of the war -- in Vietnam and upon returning home -- to those stories depicted in film.