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Library Exclusive: Online Seminar with Ken Burns noon-12:30PM

September 15 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Date:
September 15
Time:
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Event Category:
North Tonawanda Publc Library
505 Meadow Drive
North Tonawanda, NY 14120 United States
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Organizer

NT Library Adult Department
Phone:
716-693-4132, ext. 4

Join Ken Burns and Lynn Novick as they discuss their latest project – a ten-part, 18-hour series on the Vietnam War that airs on PBS on September 17, 2017.

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Meet the Presenters

ken burnsKen Burns  has produced some of the most accomplished historical documentaries of our time. From the Academy Award nominated Brooklyn Bridge in 1981 to the landmark television series The Civil War, Ken’s films have won fifteen Emmy Awards and received two Oscar nominations. Over 10 years in the making, his latest project, The Vietnam War, is his most poignant yet.

Lynn NovickLynn Novick has been making documentaries about American history for nearly twenty-five years. A director and producer, she has been a principal collaborator of Ken Burns since the early 1990s and together they have been responsible for more than 60 hours of programming. Novick joined Burns in directing and producing The Vietnam War.