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History in Motion: Screening of "Platoon" (1986)

Date:
November 12, 2019
Time:
05:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Category:
Events
Location:
Room 101, Dishman Art Museum
Details:

Join us for Platoon (1986) staring Charlie Sheen, Tom Berenger, and Willem Dafoe. In Oliver Stone's Oscar-winning movie, US soldiers in Vietnam endure the traumas of war and confront their own capacities for atrocity.

Introduction and Q&A led by Dr. Yasuko Sato, Associate Professor of History specializing in Asian studies.

Admission is free.

Sponsored by the Department of History, this is the latest event in our series "History in Motion: Exploring the Past through History and Film." 


Contact:
Jimmy Bryan, Jr.
409-880-8510

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