Free Speech/Free Press Film Series: SUNY Oswego

11 September 2009

SUNY Oswego’s Civic Engagement Coalition is presenting a semester-long celebration of the US Constitution’s First Amendment.  All screenings are free and held in the Campus Center on Thursdays at 7 PM (unless otherwise noted; see first film scheduled). For more information, please contact Professor Helen Knowles of the college’s Political Science Department (helen.knowles@oswego.edu).

September 15 (Tuesday), at 8 PM, in Room 228: Good Morning Vietman (1987) features Robin William’s portrayal of disc jockey Adrian Cronauer during the Vietnam War and “some of the tensions that occur when freedom of the press meets military regulations and the complexities of American foreign policy.”

September 24, Room 201: The Killing Fields (1984)

October 1, Room 118: RKO 281 (1999)

October 8, Room 201: Citizen Kane (1941)

October 15, Room 118: Call Northside 777 (1948)

October 22, Room 201: Good Night and Good Luck (2005)

October 29, Room 118: All the President’s Men (1976)

November 5, Room 201: The China Syndrome (1979)

November 12, Room 118: Network (1976)

November 19, Room 201: The People Versus Larry Flynt (1996)

December 3, Room 118: Shattered Glass (2003)

December 10, Room 201: Deliberate Intent (2000)


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