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Lecture Series – War through the Lens of Politics, Conflict & Perception
July 31 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
An event every week that begins at 6:30 PM on Wednesday, repeating until August 7, 2019
Professor, Alfred Hunt
Wednesday, July 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st & August 7
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Warfare is more than combat. These 5 documentaries address the politics of warfare that reveal the true nature of how we get into wars and how we respond. Professor Alfred Hunt will show 5 documentaries which pertain to the Art of War by Sun Tzu followed by a group discussion. Alfred Hunt, Professor Emeritus, SUNY College at Purchase is the author of Works on Slavery and Southern History. Twice a Fulbright Scholar and an on camera host for an award-winning cable show, he has been giving lectures in New York and Connecticut for over 20 years.
July 10 – Breaker Morant – the politics of the Boer War
July 17 – The Atomic Café –the comic horror of nuclear war
July 24 – Why We Fight –the politics of war in our lifetime
July 31 – No End in Sight –Iraq’s descent into chaos
August 7 – Restrepo –What is the significance…?’s
To bundle all 5 films/lectures its $100 or $25 for individual lectures. Please specify which lectures when signing up for individual lectures.