Rockin' the Wall

    Rockin' the wallDate: September 8 & 16, 2014

    Time: 7:00 pm

    Location: September 8 screening: Boll Theatre, located on the first floor of Kennedy Union; September 16 screening: Sears Recital Hall, located on the first floor of the Jesse Philips Humanities Center

    Sponsors: Department of History

 Larry Schweikart

    Phone number: 937-229-2848

    Department of History Professor Larry Schweikart's film Rockin' the Wall, the story of rock music's part in bringing down the Iron Curtain, presented in conjunction with the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. It's G-rated, 80 minutes, and includes the Doors, Quiet Riot, Toto, Vanilla Fudge and other rockers as well as witnesses from behind the Iron Curtain. It has appeared on PBS and been well-reviewed.

    Watch the Movie Trailer

    Movie Trailer

    Rockin' the Wall,
    courtesy of Rockin' the Wall Films
    & The Video Project

    This event is free and open to the public.