Past Event

Border Incidents Roundtable Discussion

March 18, 2021
7:00 PM
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The Dr. Saul and Dorothy Kit Film Noir Festival will host a roundtable discussion as part of the abridged virtual edition of its annual festival. The discussion will explore issues related to film noir and the U.S.-Mexican border as witnessed in three films: Border Incident (1949), Where Danger Lives (1950), and Touch of Evil (1958). All films will be available to stream for free as part of the festival.

Panelists for the roundtable discussion will include: 

  • Jonathan Ryan: CEO / President, Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services (RAICES)
  • Homi K. Bhabha: Anne F. Rothenberg Professor of the Humanities, Harvard University
  • Jonathan Auerbach: Emeritus Professor of English, University of Maryland
  • Margarita de Orellana: Editor, Artes de México
  • Rob King: Professor of Film, Columbia University (moderator)

Learn more about the The Dr. Saul and Dorothy Kit Film Noir Festival and visit this website for tickets.

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