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The PCA/ACA is pleased to host a number of additional events exploring Oliver Stone's work. Stone enthusiasts might also want to attend:
Adapting Oliver Stone's History to Cinema, & to the Classroom Roundtable
Saturday, March 30, 2013 - 8:00 am - 9:30 am in Thurgood Marshall Ballroom South
Session Chair - Jim Welsh and Laurence Raw
Moderator: Jim Welsh (Salisbury U Emeritus)
Don Whaley (Salisbury U Emeritus), “Oliver Stone’s America”
Peter Kuznick (American University), “The Untold History of the United States”
Peter Kuznick, professor of history and director of the Nuclear Studies Institute at American University, is the co-author with Oliver Stone of The Untold History of the United States (2012, the companion volume to Stone’s Showtime TV series)
Donald M. Whaley, professor emeritus of history at Salisbury University (Maryland), is co-author of The Oliver Stone Encyclopedia (2012)
James M. Welsh, professor emeritus of English at Salisbury University and co-founding Editor of Literature/Film Quarterly, is co-author of The Oliver Stone Encyclopedia (2012) and The Francis Ford Coppola Encyclopedia (2010)
The panel will explore how Stone has dared to question the clichéd platitudes of Tom Brokow’s “Greatest Generation,” of America’s role in World War II, and of the Cold War that followed.
Oliver Stone as Artist and Historian: Pro Et Contra
Saturday, March 30, 2013 - 9:45 am in Thurgood Marshall Ballroom East
Chaired by Peter C. Rollins
Discussion leader: Roger Aronoff, Accuracy in Media, Washington, DC
Michael Sloyka, Oklahoma State University
Richard C. Raack, Cal-State University, East Bay
Ronald Radosh, The Hudson Institute
Reflections on the oeuvre of a major filmmaker and popular culture historian with comments will be taken from the floor.
The Ray and Pat Browne Lecture series honors individuals who have made significant contributions to Popular and American Culture and is dedicated to Ray and Pat Browne as well as all of the PCA/ACA’s founding and dedicated members.