Vita Activa: The Spirit of Hannah Arendt

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Vita Activa: The Spirit of Hannah Arendt, a documentary film directed by Ada Ushpiz will be screened the week that follows in the spirit of this year’s theme Mobility.

Thursday, November 3, 2016, 6:30–8:30 P.M.

Room 110

MASON GROSS SCHOOL OF THE ARTS

CIVIC SQUARE AUDITORIUM

33 LIVINGSTON AVENUE – NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ

Pizza and Popcorn will be served. The screening will be followed by a discussion moderated by Ardele Lister, and joined by some members of the faculty.

and here is a NYTimes review about it:

Review: In ‘Vita Activa: The Spirit of Hannah Arendt,’ a Thinker More Relevant Than Ever

Recommended reading prior to the screening:

What is Freedom by Hannah Arendt

https://grattoncourses.files.wordpress.com/2015/09/hannah-arendt-what-is-freedom.pdf

Reflections on Exile by Edward Said

http://www.dartmouth.edu/~germ43/pdfs/said_reflections.pdf