Event Title

Panel: Vietnam Shadows

Location

UND Memorial Ballroom

Start Date

21-3-2000 12:00 PM

End Date

21-3-2000 1:00 PM

Description

This audiovisual recording from March 21, 2000 as part of the 31st annual UND Writers Conference: “Writing War” features Arnold Isaacs, Barbara Sonneborn, John Balaban, and Robert Olen Butler forming the panel “Vietnam Shadows.” The panelists discuss the legacy of the Vietnam war, the unrecognized social problems following the war, the social damages of war, generational understanding of the Vietnam war, cultural portrayal of the war, notions of otherness, the Gulf War, the difficulty for veterans to talk about war, and film and literary representation of war.

Moderated by Ian Swanson.

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Mar 21st, 12:00 PM Mar 21st, 1:00 PM

Panel: Vietnam Shadows

UND Memorial Ballroom

This audiovisual recording from March 21, 2000 as part of the 31st annual UND Writers Conference: “Writing War” features Arnold Isaacs, Barbara Sonneborn, John Balaban, and Robert Olen Butler forming the panel “Vietnam Shadows.” The panelists discuss the legacy of the Vietnam war, the unrecognized social problems following the war, the social damages of war, generational understanding of the Vietnam war, cultural portrayal of the war, notions of otherness, the Gulf War, the difficulty for veterans to talk about war, and film and literary representation of war.

Moderated by Ian Swanson.