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221 E. La Habra Blvd.
La Habra, CA 90631 United States
562-694-0078 http://www.ocpl.org/libloc/habra/calendar

April 2017

Film Screening & Discussion: French Film “La Haine (Hate)”

April 30, 2017 @ 2:00 pm5:00 pm
La Habra Library, 221 E. La Habra Blvd.
La Habra, CA 90631 United States
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LA HABRA – The La Habra Library proudly introduces the second film in the series: DISMANTLING ARCHETYPES: BREAKING DOWN BARRIERS THROUGH FILM. In this series, film professors, historians, directors and artists discuss films covering race, ethnicity and gender identity to encourage dialogue about these important issues. LA HAINE tells the story of the Paris underbelly, where a group of racially mixed social underclass has grown with no way of escape. Join us as we discuss immigrants, how we treat them, and how…

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July 2017

Film Screening and Discussion: Born in East LA

July 30, 2017 @ 2:00 pm5:00 pm
La Habra Library, 221 E. La Habra Blvd.
La Habra, CA 90631 United States
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LA HABRA-- Professor Glen Mimura will facilitate a discussion of the eccentric immigration satire Born in East L.A. (Cheech Marin, 1987), leading with brief comments on the film’s historical context and its uncanny resonances with our current cultural-political climate.

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August 2017

Film Screening and Discussion: Persepolis

August 27, 2017 @ 2:00 pm4:00 pm
La Habra Library, 221 E. La Habra Blvd.
La Habra, CA 90631 United States
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LA HABRA--Tavleen Kaur, a PhD candidate in Visual Studies at the University of California, Irvine, will facilitate a discussion of the film Persepolis which tells the story Marjane Satrapi's experiences of childhood in late 1970s Iran, as well as stories of navigating the multiple cultural contexts that shape her adult identity.

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October 2017

LA HABRA– Book Display about Mental Health and Society

October 1, 2017 @ 7:00 amOctober 31, 2017 @ 12:00 pm
La Habra Library, 221 E. La Habra Blvd.
La Habra, CA 90631 United States
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LA HABRA-- The La Habra Library will display books on modern views of mental health and euthanasia and how society deals with end of life issues.

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LA HABRA– Film Screening and Discussion of the classic film ARSENIC AND OLD LACE

October 29, 2017 @ 7:00 am9:00 am
La Habra Library, 221 E. La Habra Blvd.
La Habra, CA 90631 United States
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LA HABRA-- Robert James, film historian and author of Who won?!? An Irreverent Look at the Oscars will curate and discuss the film Arsenic and Old Lace, as well as lead a discussion about mental health issues, euthanasia, and end of life rights.

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November 2017

LA HABRA– Exhibit of Books about Racism and Bigotry in Society

November 7, 2017 @ 6:00 amNovember 30, 2017 @ 11:00 am
La Habra Library, 221 E. La Habra Blvd.
La Habra, CA 90631 United States
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LA HABRA-- With a grant from California Humanities, the La Habra Library proudly introduces the second film in the series: Dismantling Archetypes: Breaking down barriers through film.  The La Habra Library presents  film professors, historians, directors and artists who discuss films covering race, ethnicity and gender identity to encourage dialogue about these important issues.  For the month of November we will display various different books by about racism and bigotry in society and its harmful and detrimental effects on the community…

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LA HABRA– Film Screening and Discussion on Zootopia

November 26, 2017 @ 6:00 am8:45 am
La Habra Library, 221 E. La Habra Blvd.
La Habra, CA 90631 United States
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LA HABRA--With a grant from California Humanities, the La Habra Library proudly introduces the second film in the series: Dismantling Archetypes: Breaking down barriers through film.  The  La Habra Library presents  film professors, historians, directors and artists who discuss films covering race, ethnicity and gender identity to encourage dialogue about these important issues.  Alexandria W. Walker, District Representative, will curate Zootopia.  With voice stars Ginnifer Goodwin and Jason Bateman, Zootopia is a modern fairy tale about how predators and prey…

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December 2017

LA HABRA– Film Screening of the classic film It’s A Wonderful Life and Discussion on Modern Views of Depression and Suicide

December 23, 2017 @ 6:00 am9:00 am
La Habra Library, 221 E. La Habra Blvd.
La Habra, CA 90631 United States
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LA HABRA-- With a grant from California Humanities, the La Habra Library proudly introduces the second film in the series: Dismantling Archetypes: Breaking down barriers through film.  The  La Habra Library presents  film professors, historians, directors and artists who discuss films covering race, ethnicity and gender identity to encourage dialogue about these important issues.  Robert James, film historian and author of Who Won?!? An Irreverent Look at the Oscars, will curate It’s A Wonderful Life.  One of the classic Christmas…

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LA HABRA– Film Screening of film War For The Planet Of The Apes, and Discussion on Racism and Anthropocentric Views of the World

December 30, 2017 @ 6:00 am8:45 am
La Habra Library, 221 E. La Habra Blvd.
La Habra, CA 90631 United States
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LA HABRA-- Matthew Bowler, card carrying SAG actor and producer will curate War For The Planet Of The Apes, as well as lead a discussion racism, how culture develops and our anthropocentric views of the world.

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