Dead or Alive? A Brief History of the Western Genre and a Debate about its Future

Starts:
7:00 pm on Thursday, November 20, 2014
URL:
http://www.bu.edu/archives
Address:
Mugar Library Building, 771 Commonwealth Avenue
Room:
Richards-Roosevelt Room, First Floor
Contact Organization:
HGARC
Contact Name:
Chris Gately
Contact Phone:
617-353-3696
Fees:
free
Speakers:
Prof. Kevin Stoehr (BU CGS) & Prof. Gerald Peary (Suffolk University)
Audience:
public
The Boston University Film Society and the Howard Gotlieb Archival Research center present Dead or Alive? A Brief History of the Western Genre and a Debate about its Future. The event will also include a special exhibition of material from HGARC's vault, featuring material from John Wayne, Clint Eastwood, John Ford and Don Siegel.