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Canada/US connections interdisciplinary panel: WNED-TV Buffalo-Toronto's "The War of 1812" documentary



Tuesday, May 27, 2014, 12:00 - 13:30


South Block - 204

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The War of 1812 is a major PBS documentary produced by WNED-TV Buffalo-Toronto that examines events and issues 1800 to 1815, when Americans battled against the British, Canadian colonists, and Native warriors in a conflict that forged the destiny of a continent. This event includes an introduction to The War of 1812 by the WNED team, an abridged screening of the film, and a panel discussion of First Nations’, Canadian, and American perspectives.

Presented by John Craig (Vice-President Education and Outreach, WNED-TV Buffalo-Toronto) and the WNED production team. Participants include Renée Lafferty, Wesley B. Turner, and David Schimmelpenninck van der Oye (chair).