SOURCE: Washington Ideas
WHAT: Final Episode: The Vietnam War Screening
WHEN: Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 6:45 PM from 10:30 PM
WHERE: Sidney Harman Hall, 610 F St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20004
On Thursday, September 28, #WashingtonIdeas will host an exclusive screening of the final episode of the PBS series The Vietnam War with Ken Burns and Lynn Novick. The conclusion of the 10-episode series (the first episode of which premieres on September 17) will be simulcast for the Washington Ideas audience live at Sidney Harman Hall.
The screening will be followed by a conversation on stage with Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, Tim O’Brien, Vietnam veteran and author of The Things They Carried, and Mai Elliott, author of The Sacred Willow, which chronicles the experience of her own Vietnamese family throughout the war. The conversation will be moderated by The Atlantic’s Jeffrey Goldberg.