Ariel Dorfman: Stories from Beyond the Dark
Ariel’s contributions to literature, theater, film and human rights was discussed by five scholars in the event, “I Am a Liar Who Always Tells the Truth”: A Roundtable on the Work of Ariel Dorfman, on Jan. 29 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. in Perkins Library 217.
Duke hosted a series of his films titled, Ariel Dorfman: Stories from Beyond the Dark. All films were hosted in Griffith Film Theater, and were free and open to the public.
Wed 2/3/10, 7pm:
My House is On Fire (18 min, mini DVD)– short Q&A w/ Ariel & Rodrigo Dorfman
A Promise To the Dead (91 min, 35mm)
Introduction beforehand by Ariel Dorfman; a 10 min Q&A after the short film w/ Rodrigo and Ariel; then the documentary feature followed by a longer Q&A with Ariel.
Tues 2/16/10, 7pm:
Death and the Maiden (DVD)
Intro by Adam Versenyi from UNC; Q&A afterwards w/ Ariel Dorfman
Tues 3/2/10, 7pm:
Deadline (26 min, DVD)
Prisoners in Time (65 min, DVD)
Introduction by Claudia Koonz; Q&A after each film, w/ Ariel & Rodrigo Dorfman
Events sponsored by Duke University Center for International Studies, the Office of the Vice Provost of International Affairs, and Screen/Society.