Oscar winner Oliver Stone

untold historyAcademy Award-winning filmmaker Oliver Stone and historian Peter Kuznick, authors of the book The Untold History of the United States, will speak on “Bush and Obama: The Age of Terror” at Boston College’s Robsham Theater on April 5. Stone and Kuznick have a companion TV documentary series that is a re-examination of various chapters of American modern history, such as the Cold War, the United States’ use of nuclear bombs on Japan and the US global role in the post-Communism era, using little-known documents and newly uncovered archival material. Stone is the director of such films as “Platoon,” “JFK” and “Wall Street.” Professor of Sociology Charles Derber and History Professor Seth Jacobs will take part in a panel, followed by a Q & A with Stone and Kuznick. The event will take place from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Tickets are free, but are limited to one per person and must be picked up at the Robsham box office [www.bc.edu/robsham]. The event is sponsored by the Institute for the Liberal Arts and Sociology Department with support from the College of Arts and Sciences.

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