[act-ma] 11/5 "The People Speak" tour with Howard ZInn!!
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Mon Nov 2 19:54:38 PST 2009
***Seats are going fast, so reserve your free seat today for this event on Thursday!***
THE PEOPLE SPEAK COLLEGE TOUR
Thursday, November 5, 2009
Boston University Tsai Performance Center
685 Commonwealth Avenue
College of Arts and Sciences
FREE! All seats General Admission.
To reserve a seat in advance and learn more, please visit:
Sponsored by HISTORY
Hosted by the College of Arts and Sciences, the Core Curriculum, the Honors Program, and the Departments of History and Political Science at Boston University
THE PEOPLE SPEAK COLLEGE TOUR is a national campus tour for the forthcoming documentary film THE PEOPLE SPEAK (http://www.thepeoplespeak.com/) and will will bring the film's producers and cast members to eight universities across the country for live readings, clip screenings, and in-depth discussion.
Using dramatic and musical performances of the letters, diaries and speeches of everyday Americans, THE PEOPLE SPEAK gives voice to those who spoke up for social change throughout U.S. history, forging a nation from the bottom up with their insistence on equality and justice. Produced by Matt Damon, Josh Brolin, Chris Moore, Anthony Arnove and acclaimed historian Howard Zinn, THE PEOPLE SPEAK illustrates the relevance of these passionate historical moments to our society today and reminds us never to take liberty for granted.
THE PEOPLE SPEAK features Josh Brolin, Matt Damon, Rosario Dawson, Bob Dylan, Morgan Freeman, John Legend, Viggo Mortensen, Bruce Springsteen, Marisa Tomei, and Kerry Washington.
THE PEOPLE SPEAK COLLEGE TOUR at BOSTON UNIVERSITY features HOWARD ZINN and his co-executive producer CHRIS MOORE (Project Greenlight, Good Will Hunting, American Pie) and actor DAVID STRATHAIRN (Bourne Ultimatum, Good Night and Good Luck) in live performance and also showing highlights from the film, talking with the audience, and taking questions from students.
Join The People Speak on History on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/thepeoplespeakonhistory
http://www.HowardZinn.org/ | http://www.facebook.com/HowardZinn
http://www.PeoplesHistory.us/ | http://www.facebook.com/Voices.Live
NEW AND UPDATED edition of the source books for THE PEOPLE SPEAK just released:
Voices of a People's History of the United States, by Howard Zinn and Anthony Arnove
A People's History of the United States, 1492-Present, by Howard Zinn
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