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  • Arts of War on the Web » The Way We Get By on PBS’s POV, Veterans Day
    an interview with the filmmakers as well as a list of related websites organizations and books lesson plans and discussion guides at http www pbs org pov waywegetby and www pbs org pov The Way We Get By will be available for sale on DVD at www thewaywegetbymovie com beginning Nov 3 The price is 19 99 Comments Off on The Way We Get By on PBS s POV Veterans Day Posted on October 29th 2009 in Documentaries On TV Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014

    Original URL path: http://vva.org/blog/documentaries/the-way-we-get-by-on-pbss-pov-veterans-day/ (2016-02-16)
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  • Arts of War on the Web » Taking Chance Honors: Ten Emmy Nominations
    the President s Award for Excellence in the Arts at the Convention s Saturday night banquet Strobl HBO CEO Bill Nelson a VVA member and John Phelps Chance Phelps father will be on hand for the Saturday afternoon screeningin Louisville Comments Off on Taking Chance Honors Ten Emmy Nominations Posted on July 16th 2009 in Feature Films On TV Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February

    Original URL path: http://vva.org/blog/feature-films/taking-chance-honors-ten-emmy-nominations/ (2016-02-16)
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  • Arts of War on the Web » National Memorial Day Concert on PBS
    with the National Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Erich Kunzel The show will go on before a live concert audience of hundreds of thousands as well as the millions watching at home and troops serving around the world who will be able to hear and see it on American Forces Radio and Television Network Comments Off on National Memorial Day Concert on PBS Posted on April 9th 2009 in On TV Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013

    Original URL path: http://vva.org/blog/on-tv/national-memorial-day-concert-on-pbs/ (2016-02-16)
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  • Arts of War on the Web » Glory Denied – Opera in Arlington, Va.
    in Rosslyn Arlington Virginia beginning April 1 The company is offering discounts to active duty military folks for the six performances For more details and to check show times and dates go to Urban Arias website Comments Off on Glory Denied Opera in Arlington Va Posted on March 30th 2011 in Music Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December 2012 November 2012

    Original URL path: http://vva.org/blog/music/glory-denied-opera-in-arlington-va/ (2016-02-16)
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  • Arts of War on the Web » Search Results » glory denied
    an Army sergeant The Thompsons reunited after his release but their marriage soon dissolved Thompson later suffered a stroke that diminished his mental capabilities In his book Tom Philpott told Jim Thompson s story mainly through the verbatim testimony of his family friends and colleagues Much of Thompson s own contributions came from interviews he gave for another book prior to his stroke The Jim Thompson story intrigued the composer Tom Cipullo who sat down a few years ago and wrote a contemporary opera based on the tale The Chelsea Opera in New York City put on several performances of Cipullo s Glory Denied in November The Boston Metro Opera will present a fully staged production with piano accompaniment in Jamaica Plain Mass on February 25 and 26 UrbanArias will offer six performances in Arlington Virginia beginning April 1 New York Times critic Allan Kozinn called the Chelsea Opera Veterans Day performance produced by Lynne Hayden Findlay a spare affecting production Instead of presenting the Thompsons wrenching history as a straight narrative Kozinn said Mr Cipullo tells it as a dialogue between past and present with actions and their implications shown almost simultaneously Although the musical has only two characters Cipullo has four singers play the two roles as the younger and older Thompsons Comments Off on Glory Denied The Opera Posted on November 19th 2010 in Musicals Plays Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams

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  • Arts of War on the Web » Changing Times: Dylan to Perform in Vietnam
    music Quinton told the Associated Press General admission tickets will go for about 43 which the AP points out is slightly higher than Vietnam s monthly minimum wage Good seats will set you back about 120 per The trip to Vietnam will be part of Dylan s Asian tour which includes his first ever concert in China Comments Off on Changing Times Dylan to Perform in Vietnam Posted on March 15th 2011 in Music Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013

    Original URL path: http://vva.org/blog/music/changing-times-dylan-to-perform-in-vietnam/ (2016-02-16)
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  • Arts of War on the Web » Tim Murphy’s Stirring Tune, “The Wall”
    War That first visit affected me so deeply Tim Murphy told VVA s Bernard Edelman in 2004 I came away with an abiding comfort which endures to this day It was dramatic It was cathartic And I felt I had to write something about it I wanted others to know this peace that I d experienced there After all he said I have a lot of friends on The Wall Comments Off on Tim Murphy s Stirring Tune The Wall Posted on March 8th 2011 in Music Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May

    Original URL path: http://vva.org/blog/music/tim-murphys-stirring-tune-the-wall/ (2016-02-16)
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  • Arts of War on the Web » Music
    orchestras The trip to North Korea was so extraordinary that classical music became the center of attention Zarin Mehta the orchestra s president told The New York Times We sat back and said What can we do to follow this up Vietnam Mehta said is a country that we felt as Americans we owed a visit to We had a big war with them The country was coming back and we felt it was a good thing to reach out to the people there Posted on January 21st 2009 in Music Blue Ribbon Ready Singer songwriter Robert Alder s newest country ballad Blue Ribbon Ready is a tribute to the American men and women who served in the Vietnam War and in the current war in Iraq You can listen to the tune watch a video of Alder above performing it and order a four song CD or the DVD at the Rusty Bucket Records web site Posted on December 18th 2008 in Music The Wall Song You can listen to The Wall Song the work of the poet Judy Gorman King and the songwriters Mitch Townley and Brad Dunse on line at their My Space page The song sung by J P Williams is a tribute to those who served in Vietnam based on Gorman s poem The Spirit of the Wall We pray that The Wall Song will honor our surviving and fallen heroes of the Vietnam War as well as any who have served in the armed forces the tune s creators say The chorus goes It s a Wall of love a Wall that heals A Wall that touches and helps you feel The faces of more than 50 000 names Feel the Wall be forever changed Feel the Wall be forever changed Posted on November 3rd 2008 in Music August 4 1964 the Oratorio On August 4 1964 President Lyndon B Johnson announced to the American public that North Vietnamese gunboats had attacked U S ships in the Gulf of Tonkin The subsequent Gulf of Tonkin Resolution passed by Congress and signed buy LBJ above provided him with a de facto Declaration of War setting in motion the big buildup of American troops and eight years of the American war in Vietnam August 4 1964 is the name of a new secular oratorio by composer Steven Stucky with a libretto by Gene Scheer which the Dallas Symphony performed September 18th to commemorate the hundredth anniversary of LBJ s birth The piece critic Chris Shull wrote in the Fort Worth Star Telegram is coherent dramatically gripping thematically relevant and musically accessible August 4 1964 also deals with another event that happened that day the discovery of the bodies of three slain civil rights workers in Mississippi The oratorio does so using a combined orchestra large chorus and four vocal soloists conducted by Jaap van Zweden August 4 1964 deserves to be performed again and again Shull said It is American music speaking on American history It

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