Documentary: Lawrence of Arabia - The Battle for the Arab World

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 6:30pm
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  • Music and Film

From PBS:  "Courage, guilt, betrayal and triumph; the story of T.E. Lawrence has it all. How one man inspired an Arab army but could not prevent their betrayal.  Filmed in England and the Middle East, this two-hour epic charts the real-life story of a twentieth century hero."

Please join us for the viewing of this documentary, then return Thursday, August 20th at 7:00 pm for the book discusion of Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East, by Scott Anderson.