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Cultural & Academic Films

This library of academic and cultural films features collections from the Academic Film Archive and the Media Burn Independent Film Archive, as well as a selection of documentaries created by Dorothy Fadiman. In addition, films from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology are presented including those by Watson Kintner who used film to document his world travels, and the popular television show from the 1950s: “What in the World?”

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Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
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Takemoto family home movie. Picnicking with mom and dad in March, Easter egg hunting at home in April, snow trip to Squaw Valley and a stay at King’s Castle in Nevada in May, Darin's birthday party and Ramsey Park and Zoo.
Topics: Home movies, Easter, Squaw Valley, King's Castle, Birthdays
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
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Takemoto family home movie. Almond Avenue park, Tina's 3rd birthday, horseback riding, at home with the kids in April 1970, Darin's birthday, Truckee River, and vacation at Hope Valley.
Topics: Home movies, Birthdays, Truckee River, Hope Valley
Takemoto family home movie. Water skiing at New Hogan Lake with Rod and Reed, Brett's 2nd birthday in Walnut Creek, Lynda's birthday and Christmas 1970.
Topics: Home movies, Water skiing, New Hogan Lake, Walnut Creek, Christmas
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
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Takemoto family home movie. December and Christmas 1969 and return home from trip to Idaho in 1970.
Topics: Home movies, Christmas
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
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Takemoto family home movie. Tina and Darin's birthdays, Knowland State Park, camping and fishing, landscaping at the new house, Halloween 1969, and pre-Christmas 1969.
Topics: Home movies, Knowland State Park, Halloween
Takemoto family home movie. Mom and Pop's 50th Anniversary, Monterey and 17-Mile Drive.
Topics: Home movies, Anniversaries, Monterey, 17-Mile Drive
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
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Takemoto family home movie. February 1968 snow trip, Tina's birthday party, Easter 1968 in Walnut Creek, May 1968 camping and RV trip to PI-PI Valley, and Watsonville.
Topics: Home movies, Easter, Walnut Creek, PI-PI Valley
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
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Carmel Beach with the Kubotas and Christmas 1967 in Livermore and Watsonville.
Topics: Home movies, Carmel Beach
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
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Takemoto family home movie. Watsonville in July 1967 with Tina and pop; RVing on Sonora Pass August 1967; at home in Livermore; Thanksgiving 1967 in Walnut Creek.
Topics: Home movies, Watsonville, Sonora Pass, RVing, Livermore, Thanksgiving, Walnut Creek
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Oct 2, 2019
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Takemoto family home movie. January 1967 on Stinson Beach; Brian's birthday; Sakai Beach perch fishing with pop; Mother's Day 1967; Summer 1967 at Upper and Lower Blue Lakes with mom, dad and Brian; and Lake Tahoe.
Topics: Home movies, Stinson Beach, Sakai Beach, Mother's Day, Upper Blue Lake, Lower Blue Lake, Lake Tahoe
Takemoto family home movie. Christmas 1966, Walnut Creek, Livermore, Watsonville; New Years Day 1967 in Watsonville; at home in Livermore, CA.
Topics: Home movies, Christmas, New Years Day, Livermore, Watsonville
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 27, 2019
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Vadakan family home movie.
Topics: Home movies, Ted Vadakan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
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Vadakan family home movie.
Topics: Home movie, Thanksgiving, Vipaj Vichit Vadkan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 27, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Christmas, Vipaj Vichit Vadkan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 27, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Christmas, Vipaj Vichit Vadkan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 26, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Vipaj Vichit Vadkan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 26, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Vivid Vadakan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 25, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Vivid Vadakan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 23, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Vivid Vadakan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 22, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Vivid Vadakan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 21, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Vivid Vadakan
University of Washington Libraries
Sep 20, 2019 University of Washington
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Film session featuring performance by Ustad Zia Mohiuddin Dagar (rudra vina). Recorded at the University of Washington, Seattle, on May 31st and June 5th, 1975. More information available at: http://archiveswest.orbiscascade.org/ark:/80444/xv364867/ The University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives’ Garfias Film Collection contains recordings of ethnographic music and dance performances made by ethnomusicologist Robert Garfias during the 1960s and 70s. Garfias’s films, digitized in...
Topics: Zia Mohiuddin Dagar, Z.M. Dagar, rudra vina, vina, North Indian music, Hindustani music, Robert...
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 20, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Ted Vadakan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 20, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Ted Vadakan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 20, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Ted Vadakan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 20, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Ted Vadakan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 20, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Ted Vadakan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 20, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Ted Vadakan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 20, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Ted Vadakan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 19, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Ted Vadakan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 19, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Ted Vadakan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 18, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Ted Vadakan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 18, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Ted Vadakan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 18, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Ted Vadakan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 18, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Ted Vadakan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 18, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Ted Vadakan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 18, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Ted Vadakan
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
Sep 18, 2019
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Topics: Home movies, Vipaj Vichit Vadkan
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Explores the political origins of secure property rights for Russian businesses, based on survey evidence collected in 2004. Firms in regions with greater electoral competition are (1) better protected from government corruption, (2) more influential in shaping new rules and regulations at the regional level, and (3) more apt to have expanded or renovated their capital stock. Those that are members of business associations are also characterized by stronger property rights, though the impact of...
Topics: Russian Federation, Politics, Right of property, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
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Nash contrasts two artistic texts, Richard Wright's Native Son and Gwendolyn Brooks' A Street in Bronzeville, examining them in the light of both the history of the development of Chicago's South Side during the period 1930-1970 and some sources of pictorial history, one of which only recently became available to researchers. Will Nash is Associate Professor of American Studies at Middlebury College; author of the book Charles Johnson's Fiction published in 2002; co-editor of volume of essays,...
Topics: African Americans, Chicago (Ill.), African-Americans in literature, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968, Keynote speeches, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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This event focused on social entrepreneurship in the 21st century and the potential for its institutionalization as a master’s degree at Middlebury College, in affiliation with the Monterey Institute of International Studies. Social entrepreneurship is a pragmatic way for students to implement their liberal arts education while still in college. Social entrepreneurs develop innovative solutions to society’s most pressing issues and, rather than relying on government or business sectors,...
Topics: Social entrepreneurship, Liberal arts, Higher education, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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A panel discussion about the effect of Wikileaks on American diplomacy and international security.
Topics: WikiLeaks, Leaks (Disclosure of information), International diplomacy, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
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Popov presents case studies which illustrate the impact of liberal democracy on economic growth. Vladimir Popov is sector head, Academy of the National Economy, Moscow; and visiting professor, Carleton University, Ottawa. Sponsored by the Rohatyn Center for International Affairs and Midd8 Global Awareness Series. Middlebury College. Rohatyn Center for International Affairs
Topics: Economic development, Democracy, Case studies, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Is it irresponsible to "advertise" terrorism? Zucconi considers the effect of overplaying terrorism in the media. Writer and journalist, is also the Washington correspondent for Italy's La Repubblica. Middlebury College Language Schools. Middlebury College. Italian School Part of the series entitled Symposium on Terrorism and Mass Media
Topics: Terrorism and mass media, Journalism, Mass media, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
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Mr. Soltan explains the purpose of linguistic theories by focusing on the theory of universal grammar. He explains how it is exhibited across different languages and also how it may be applied to the study of child language or the stage during which children are first learning their languages. Usama Soltan is assistant professor of Arabic at Middlebury College. He received his Ph.D. at the University of Maryland, College Park. He is interested in cross-linguistic diversity of languages....
Topics: Language acquisition, Nativism (Psychology), Typology (Linguistics), Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Professor Akaha discusses the pressing human security issues in East Asia and the scope and form of institutionalization of regional cooperation dealing with these issues, with a particular focus on human trafficking, labor migration, and HIV/AIDS, three of the most challenging human security issues in the region. Dr. Tsuneo Akaha is professor of international policy studies, director of the Center for East Asian Studies, and M-Squared academic program coordinator for the Monterey...
Topics: Human rights, Human trafficking, AIDS (Disease), Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Tom Tietenberg discusses the effectiveness of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, the first market-based regulatory program in the United States to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. RGGI Inc. is a nonprofit corporation created to provide technical and administrative services to the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative CO2 budget trading programs of Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont. Tom Tietenberg is the...
Topics: Greenhouse gasses, Environmental economics, Climate change, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Barnett lays out a national security strategy that justifies U.S. intervention in regions of the world that are the most unconnected to globalization. Tom Barnett is Senior Managing Director of Enterra Solutions. LLC. Middlebury College. Rohatyn Center for International Affairs
Topics: Globalization, Politics, Department of Defense, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Examines France's national identity in light of immigration and a growing Black presence in Paris and around Marseilles. Tierno Monénembo, a Guinean national and author of eight remarkable novels, is relatively unknown in the U.S. Having taught biochemistry in France, Algeria and Morocco, he is now a full time writer, living in France. Middlebury College. French School
Topics: Race relations, French literature, France, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Discusses his visit to Rwanda to gather material for a novel and his inability, as a writer, to adequately relate the suffering and brutality he saw there. Tierno Monénembo, a Guinean national and author of eight remarkable novels, is relatively unknown in the U.S. Having taught biochemistry in France, Algeria and Morocco, he is now a full time writer, living in France. Middlebury College. French School
Topics: Rwanda, French literature, Genocide, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Discusses the policy infrastructure necessary to protect and promote national security. Thomas Melia is Deputy Executive Director of Freedom House and Adjunct Professor at the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University. His research activities and publications range from an examination of U.S. Congressional attitudes toward the career Foreign Service, to public opinion in democratizing Muslim countries, to post-conflict political development in Northern Ireland, the Balkans and Central...
Topics: National security, Democracy, International politics, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Discussion of "building science" - the analysis and control of the physical phenomena affecting buildings used to to optimize building performance, to reduce energy use, and to ensure the comfort and safety of the occupants. Presented by Thomas Hand '06 and Jamie Hand '08 of Hand Energy Services located in Dorset, Vermont. Howard E. Woodin colloquium lecture series
Topics: Energy conservation, Residential architecture, Heating, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Prof. Dunning challenges the conventional wisdom that natural resource wealth promotes autocracy. Oil and other forms of mineral wealth can promote both authoritarianism and democracy, Dunning argues, but they do so through different mechanisms; an understanding of these different mechanisms can help elucidate when either the authoritarian or democratic effects of resource wealth will be relatively strong. Exploiting game-theoretic tools and statistical modeling as well as detailed country case...
Topics: Economics, Petroleum, Natural resources, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Fravel examines China's efforts to settle territorial disputes. M. Taylor Fravel is Postdoctoral Fellow at the Olin Institute for Strategic Studies at Harvard University. Middlebury College. Rohatyn Center for International Affairs
Topics: China, Foriegn relations, Diplomacy, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Sunhee Choi, John D. McCullough Professor of Chemistry gives her inaugural lecture.
Topics: Cancer--Treatment, Antineoplastic agents, Cisplatin, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Thacker's research focuses on the effect of democracy on three aspects of development: health or human development, environmental quality, and economic openness. His research combines an empirical approach with classical historical analysis. Associate professor of International Relations, and Director of Latin American Studies program, Boston U. Author of the books: A centripetal theory of democratic governance and Big business, the state, and free trade: constructing coalitions in Mexico. Q...
Topics: Democratization, Empirical method, Statistical methods, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Medically significant traces of our evolutionary history; reproductive medicine; the evolution and ecology of infectious diseases; the evolutionary genetics, genomics, and emergence of disease; the evolutionary biology of digenerative disease; antibiotic resistance; the hygiene / old friends hypothesis (co-evolution); evolution in a contemporary human population. Stephen C. Stearns is a professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Yale. He specializes in life history evolution, which links...
Topics: Evolution (Biology), Medical genetics, Human evolution, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Stephen Walt offers a preliminary assesment of President Obama's foreign policy and handling of foreign affairs. Stephen M. Walt,is the Robert and Renee Belfer Professor of International Affairs at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. He was elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in May 2005. Professor Walt is the author of numerous articles and books on international relations, national security policy, and U.S. foreign policy. His most recent...
Topics: Obama, Barack, Foriegn relations, Politics, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Professor Tambiah talks about the tsunami's devastating impact on Sri Lanka, and how reconstruction efforts are hampered by the country's ongoing ethnic conflicts. Stanley Tambiah is the Esther and Sidney Rabb Research Professor of Anthropology at Harvard University. Charles P. Scott symposium. Middlebury College. Rohatyn Center for International Affairs Part of the series entitled Religion, nation and state
Topics: Ethnic conflict, Indian Ocean Tsunami, 2004, Sri Lanka, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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An invigorating account of how some communities have successfully countered the spread of big boxes and rebuilt their local economies. Stacy Mitchell is the author of “Big-Box Swindle: The True Cost of Mega-Retailers and the Fight for America’s Independent Businesses” (2006). Christian A. Johnson Lecture
Topics: Chain stores, Retail trade, Small businesses, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Internationally renowned artist Spencer Finch gives an illustrated lecture about his experiences producing public art installations. Finch's work probes both the transience and permanence of the human experience. His installations explore the phenomena of light, color and shadow, distilling works of poetry and literature, as well as engaging the natural world and the physical sciences. Spencer Finch is an American artist whose work has been exhibited in galleries and museums throughout the...
Topics: Installations (Art), Public art, Art, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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This year's symposium focused on how national identities have been expressed, challenged and negotiated through film. The speakers present various perspectives. Sinan Antoon is an Iraqi-born poet, novelist and filmmaker. He left Iraq in 1991 after the Persian Gulf War and currently teaches Arabic literature at New York University. His poems and essays have been widely published in both Arabic and English. He returned to his native Baghdad in 2003 as a member of InCounter Productions to...
Topics: Globalization, Motion pictures, Arab cinema, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
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This year's symposium focused on how national identities have been expressed, challenged and negotiated through film. The speakers present various perspectives. Romuald Fonkoua is Professor at the Institute of French Literature of the University Marc Bloch. He has published widely on 19th- and 20th-century French literature, comparative literature, socio-linguistics, cultural anthropology and francophone film. He has published numerous articles on Bernardin de Saint-Pierre, Senghor, Césaire...
Topics: Culture and globalization, Motion pictures and literature, Postcolonialism, Lectures, Middlebury...
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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This year's symposium focused on how national identities have been expressed, challenged and negotiated through film. The speakers present various perspectives. The German and Jewish director has been making films for more than four decades. In 1938, when he was nine years old, his family fled the Nazi regime to Uruguay. He returned to Germany in 1956. The topics of his films are international, frequently dealing with political struggles in Latin America and other parts of the world. Middlebury...
Topics: Motion pictures and literature, Cosmopolitainism, Film directors, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
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This year's symposium focused on how national identities have been expressed, challenged and negotiated through film. The speakers present various perspectives. Domenichelli is a professor of English Literature and Comparative Literature at the University of Florence. He has published books on various subjects such as English Petrarchism, numerous 19th-century writers, and 16th- and 17th-century drama. He has been the national coordinator of research on the anti-theatrical prejudice in Europe...
Topics: Motion pictures, Popular culture in literature, European identity, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Rob Schlesinger '94 discusses his first book, an entertaining and well-researched study of White House speechwriters. Robert Schlesinger '94 is deputy assistant managing editor at US News & World Report. He is the author of White House Ghosts: Presidents and Their Speechwriters. International Studies Colloquium Lunchtime series. Middlebury College. Rohatyn Center for International Affairs
Topics: Speechwriting, Ghostwriting, Presidents, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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This panel addresses national and transnational public health and the history of developmental aid. Nicholas R. Clifford symposium Part of the series entitled Beyond Rx: Global Health
Topics: World health, International relief, Humanitarian assistance, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Thomas Hout, Boston Consulting Group & Univ. of Hong Kong; Richard Hornik, Former TIME Magazine Sr. Editor, Director of Southeast Asia Programs for the Independent Journalism Foundation; David Colander, Professor of Economics, Middlebury College Middlebury College. Department of Economics
Topics: Economics, China, Foreign economic relations, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Haass--a member of the National Security Council staff for the first President Bush and the director of policy planning in the State Department for Bush II--contrasts the decisions that shaped the conduct of the two Iraq wars and makes a crucial distinction between the 1991 and 2003 conflicts, while offering an examination of the means and ends of U.S. foreign policy: how it should be made, what it should seek to accomplish, and how it should be pursued. Richard Haass is president of the...
Topics: Iraq War, 2003-, Bush, George W. (George Walker), 1946-, Persian Gulf War, 1991, Lectures,...
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Mr. Kritkausky discusses the need for creation of global standards of corporate social responsibility, and the assistance of small and medium-sized enterprises in Vermont and China in developing sustainable marketing strategies and viable positions in the value chain as they seek to become more environmentally and socially sustainable. He has directed ECOLOGIA research on China's "socially responsible" entrepreneurs, a hopeful and neglected business subculture in China, and talks...
Topics: Social responsibility of business, China, Sustainable development, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Using case studies from Colombia, Yugoslavia, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, Aceh, Zimbabwe, and El Salvador, this presentation will evaluate zones of peace created during and after war Middlebury/Monterey lecture series
Topics: Zones of peace, Civil War, Conflict management, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
On the event of her 100th birthday, philanthropist Kathryn Wasserman Davis established a new program to encourage and support motivated youth to create and implement their ideas for building peace throughout the world in the 21st century. One hundred student proposals from colleges and universities participating in the Davis United World College Scholars Program were selected in 2007 and 2008 to receive funding for their summer projects. Two projects from Middlebury were funded by Mrs. Davis...
Topics: Students, International studies, Colloquia, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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What was the Pantheon? Who designed it? Broucke addresses the fundamental challenge of assembling conclusive information about a building that was constructed long ago, burnt twice, and had its ruins removed to make a place for its larger and still-standing successor, the Hadrianic Pantheon. Broucke is Middlebury College Associate Professor of History of Art and Architecture. Trained as a professional architect in his native Belgium, Broucke went on to receive a master's degree in archaeology...
Topics: Pantheon (Rome, Italy), Roman Architecture, History of Architecture, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
Sep 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Oldham discusses the worsening humanitarian crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Phil Oldham '90 is Regional Director, West and Central Africa, Mercy Corps. International Studies colloquium lunchtime series
Topics: Congo (Democratic Republic), Mercy Corps, Humanitarian assistance, American--Congo (Democratic...
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.