Italian American Experience Lecture Series: Bread, Roses, and Fire: Italian American Women at Home and Abroad

Brooklyn Roses, a new film by Christine Noschese. associate Professor in The Lawrence Herbert School of Communication at Hofstra, was named best documentary feature at the 2017 Fic Autor (Author’s International Film Festival) in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. In Brooklyn Roses, Professor Noschese blends documentary and fiction to re-examine her childhood and her mother’s feminist struggles in 1950s and ’60s working class Brooklyn. 

 

Speaker: Christine Noschese, Associate Professor, Department of Radio, Television, Film at Hofstra University

JOSEPH G. ASTMAN CULTURAL EVENTS
The Joseph G. Astman Cultural Events are presented in loving memory of Dr. Joseph G. Astman, founder of the Hofstra Cultural Center. Dr. Astman was a humanist, cultural comparatist, and international scholar.

Date: Tuesday, February 27,  2018

Time: 7 p.m.

Location: Room 211 Breslin Hall, South Campus

Free and open to the public.

This event is free, but advance registration is required. Please RSVP using the RSVP for this Event link.

The Italian American Experience Lecture Series is presented and supported, in part, by the Association of Italian American Educators and the Long Island Regional Chapter of the Italian American Studies Association.


For more information, please call the Hofstra Cultural Center at 516-463-5669 or visit hofstra.edu/culture.

 

Truth Meets Fiction in “Brooklyn Roses” news article

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Cost:

Free

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Location:

Breslin Hall
Breslin Hall
Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
USA


Contact:

Hofstra Cultural Center

Phone: 516-463-5669
Website: Click to Visit

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