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National Agenda 2019 Film Series: From Hollywood to Reality

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University of Delaware Library Viewing Room

South College Avenue, Newark

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Join us this fall for the ninth annual National Agenda program, hosted by the University of Delaware’s Center for Political Communication. As part of this year's Direction Democracy theme, the From Hollywood to Reality film series examines democracy through the lens of behind-the-scenes documentaries and classic feature films. Hosted by CPC Director Nancy Karibjanian, the film series is open to the community, free of charge. The viewing room is located on the lower level of the University of Delaware Library (181 South College Avenue, Newark). Registration is required.

13th―Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 6:30 to 8:45 p.m.

In the Netflix documentary 13th (2016), scholars, activists and politicians analyze the criminalization of African Americans and the U.S. prison boom.

All the President's MenWednesday, October 16, 2019, 6:30 to 8:45 p.m.

In the 1976 film "All the President's Men," Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward covers what seems to be a minor break-in at the Democratic Party national headquarters and becomes more suspicious as he investigates the story.

RecountWednesday, October 23, 2019, 6:30 to 8:45 p.m.

In the 2008 film Recount, Al Gore concedes the presidency to George W. Bush, but recants when he learns of irregularities in the Florida vote count. Democratic and Republicans race to Florida to uncover the truth.

Dark MoneyWednesday, December 4, 2019, 6:30 to 8:45 p.m.
This 2018 documentary, Dark Money, examines one of the greatest present threats to American democracy: the influence of untraceable corporate money on elections and elected officials.

To learn more about the CPC's programs and events, please visit cpc.udel.edu.

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