Film Screening: Good Nigh, and Good Luck
Presented by Sufflok University at Boston Athenæum
March 14, 2009
This six-time Oscar-nominated 2005 docudrama chronicles how, in the mid-1950s, Edward R. Murrow and his "See It Now" producer, Fred Friendly, helped to bring an end to the tyranny of the blacklist and the House Un-American Activities Committee's anti-Communist hearings. The film will be introduced by DAN KENNEDY, an assistant professor of journalism at Northeastern University. He writes for the Guardian (U.K.), CommonWealth Magazine and the Boston Phoenix, and is a regular panelist on WGBH-TV's "Beat the Press," hosted by Emily Rooney. His blog, Media Nation, is online at medianation.blogspot.com. Reservations will be accepted starting January 29 at 617-720-7600.
Reservations will be accepted starting January 29 at 617-720-7600.