Rockport Public Library Event Calendar
|Time:||3:00 PM -|
|Title:||One Day University: Four Films That Changed America: The Jazz Singer, I Am a Fugitive From a Chain Gang, The Graduate, and Easy Rider|
|Location:||Rockport Public Library|
|Description:||While most works of cinema are produced for mass-entertainment and escapism, a peculiar minority have had a profound influence on our culture and changed society. Whether intentionally or not, some movies have brought social issues to light, changed laws, forwarded ideologies both good and bad, and altered the course of American history through their resounding impact on society.
This is a recorded video lecture and part of the One Day University series. These are free talks and everyone is welcome to attend. The talks are shown in the Rockport Room, located on the lower level of the Rockport Public Library. This is an in person event only.