You are here: Home / Archive / 2012 / November 2012 / CFPL Iowa Author Series - From Webster City to Hollywood: The Best Years of Our Lives

CFPL Iowa Author Series - From Webster City to Hollywood: The Best Years of Our Lives

When Nov 14, 2012
from 05:30 PM to 07:00 PM
Where Library Meeting Room
Contact Phone 319-273-8643
Add event to calendar vCal
iCal

The CFPL Iowa Author Series presents a feature-length showing of "The Best Years of Our Lives" (1946), winner of seven Academy Awards, with commentary by Grant Tracey, Professor of Film Studies, Creative Writing and Popular Culture, UNI.

Dr. Tracey will explore the film's Iowa connection to writer MacKinlay Kantor and to Webster City, the film's depiction of how returning veteran servicemen were forced to adapt to a much changed environment.

Join us in the Large Meeting Room for cinnamon rolls and orange juice.  This program was made possible by Friends of the Cedar Falls Public Library.

Filed under:
March 2013 »
March
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31
Upcoming Events
LIBRARY CLOSES AT 5:00 PM Nov 26, 2014 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
LIBRARY CLOSED - Thanksgiving Nov 27, 2014 09:00 AM - 09:00 PM
LIBRARY CLOSED - Thanksgiving Nov 28, 2014 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Social Stitching Nov 29, 2014 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Friends Evening Book Discussion Dec 02, 2014 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM — Conference Room
Previous events…
Upcoming events…