LINCOLN (Oscars at Dudley Film Series)


Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 5:00pm


Graduate Student Lounge

Come watch Steven Spielberg's epic film LINCOLN (2012, 150 minutes). Academy Award, Best Actor: Daniel Day-Lewis

5:00 PM     Wine and cheese reception

5:15   Introductory remarks by James Engell

James Engell is Gurney Professor of English and Professor of Comparative Literature. He is the author of The Committed Word: Literature and Public Values (1999), a collection of essays that “consider both the political and moral involvement of writers,” including Abraham Lincoln, “with their culture and the preservation and communication of that culture’s best values.”

5:30   Showing of film

6:30   Pizza and snacks served during film

This event is co-sponsored by the Dudley Arts Fellows and the Intellectual/Cultural Fellows.