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Connections: Vietnam War conversations, part 1

Aug 24, 2017

During this special broadcast from The Little Theatre, we delve into the history of the Vietnam War with veterans and activists. It’s a preview of the forthcoming 10-episode documentary series called The Vietnam War on PBS. The series, produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, launches Sunday, September 17 at 8 p.m. on WXXI-TV. 

Our panelists share their personal experiences of the war: stories of heroism, loss, and hope. Our guests:

  • John White, U.S. Marine Corps veteran
  • Alan Levin (“Brother Wease”), U.S. Army veteran
  • Henrietta and Max Levine, anti-war activists