4 Dead in Ohio: Film, Lecture, & Discussion with C. Bredenbrock

Filmmaker and author Claus Bredenbrock (Bochum) will be in Leipzig as part of the series “History in Conversation” - a series of lectures organized by the History Department of the University. He will show his documentary “4 Tote in Ohio: Ein amerikanisches Trauma” followed by a lecture and discussion. The film is about an unprocessed American trauma: the shooting of four Kent State University students by the National Guard during an anti-war demonstration on May 4, 1970. Bredenbrock used archival material and interviewed eyewitnesses to make this historical documentary. The date and location of the event are:

Wednesday, May 21, 2008, 7 pm
Staedtisches Kaufhaus, R 2-08