Writers Institute Fall 2010 schedule

encounters end of the earth

From Werner Herzog's Encounters at the End of the Earth

The fall lineup for the New York State Writers Institute is out.

A few events that caught our eye:

Encounters at the End of the World - September 22
A screening of Warner Herzog's doc about researchers in Antarctica. The evening will include a talk by Samuel Bowser, a scientist from the Wadsworth Center who appears in the film.

Richard Dreyfuss - September 28
An conversation with the actor. A joint event with Archives Partnership Trust at The Egg. It's $10.

Sapphire - October 26
A reading and talk by the author of the novel Push, upon which the Oscar-winning film Precious was based.

Encounters still: Discovery Films

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Encounters at the End of the World : Herzog's documentary was screened last year at EMPAC. It's breathtaking.

Yes, seeing "Encounters. . ." on a big screen is highly recommended - Producer/musician Henry Kaiser will be there too to answer questions - wish I could go!!!!!

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